CoCID Consortium Update Meeting

May 9th, 10th at ALBA Synchrotron, Barcelona Partner: University of Jyväskylä Introduction At the recent CoCID meeting in Barcelona, Jyväskylä University (JYU) presented its latest research on the herpes virus.…

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CoCID Consortium Update Meeting

May 9th, 10th at ALBA Synchrotron, Barcelona Partner: ALBA Introduction ALBA synchrotron a well-established state-of-art soft X-ray imaging platform, the Mistral beamline at ALBA plays a key role in project…

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Monitoring reversion of hepatitis C virus-induced cellular alterations by direct-acting antivirals using cryo soft X-ray tomography and infrared microscopy

Ana J. Perez-Berna, et.al, 24 September, 2021. Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is an enveloped RNA virus. One of the hallmarks of HCV infection is a rearrangement of the host cell…

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Using soft X-ray tomography for rapid whole-cell quantitative imaging of SARS-CoV-2-infected cells

Valentina L. et.al, 22nd November 2021 High-resolution and rapid imaging of host cell ultrastructure can generate insights towards viral disease mechanism, for example for a severe acute respiratory 2 syndrome…

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Celebrating 100 Years of Insulin as a Diabetes Therapy – while using soft x-ray microscopy to develop a diabetes cure

2021 marks the 100-year anniversary of the discovery of Insulin as a treatment for Diabetes. In 1921, Sir Frederick G Banting and Charles H Best, at the University of Toronto,…

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