The Cryo-EM Revolution and Future Breakthroughs

The University of Tokyo
October 25th, 2018

Cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM) is rapidly gaining popularity.
Many labs around the world are adopting it
as one of their primary structural investigation techniques.
This symposium aims to promote cryo-EM in the Tokyo area,
and especially among students and young researchers.
It will also celebrate the opening of the University of Tokyo's new cryo-EM facility.

Invited speakers

Bob Glaeser (UC Berkeley)
Bridget Carragher (NYSBC)
Hongwei Wang (Tsinghua University)
Kenji Iwasaki (Osaka University)
Richard Henderson (MRC)
Sjors Scheres (MRC)
Wah Chiu (Stanford University)
Wolfgang Baumeister (MPI)
Yifan Cheng (UCSF)
Yoshinori Fujiyoshi (Nagoya University)

Thanks Everyone for a very successful meeting!


Radostin Danev, Masahide Kikkawa and Osamu Nureki


Location and access

Due to reaching the capacity of the conference venue, registration is now closed!

Registration fees (on-site)

Students: free
Academic participants: 2,000 yen
Industry participants: 10,000 yen