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What is Instruct-ERIC?

Instruct-ERIC is a pan-European research infrastructure in structural biology, making high-end technologies and methods available to all European researchers.

Structural Biology is one of the key frameworks on which we interpret molecular and cellular functions. The main experimental technologies are complementary, and increasingly link detailed atomic structure with cellular context.

Structural Biology is currently in the middle of a revolution enabled by significant advances in the tools (direct electron detectors in EM, advances in synchrotron sources and detectors, XFELs, ultra-high field NMR, super-resolution cryo-light miscroscopy).

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Joint Call for Research - Instruct-ERIC and iNEXT-Discovery

As part of an ongoing effort to enhance the structural understanding and knowledge of COVID19, Instruct-ERIC is taking part in a joint call for access of structural biology services for researchers. In partnership with iNEXT-Discovery and the Covid19-NMR...

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Research infrastructures are key to the development and sustainability of wide-scale scientific research across Europe and beyond. By offering access to specialist equipment, research teams everywhere can conduct in-depth studies – benefitting the...

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