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Investigation of the Interaction of RAD51 with ssDNA Using CTFM and X-ray Crystallography

Recently, the paper “Two distinct conformational states define the interaction of human RAD51-ATP with single-stranded DNA” has been published in The EMBO Journal. Congratulations to Dr. Ineke Brouwer and all co-authors! Brouwer et al. combined Correlative Optical Tweezers-Fluorescence Microscopy (CTFM) … Continue Reading

C-Trap™ installed at Ludwig Maximilian University

LUMICKS recently installed a new C-Trap™ system in the lab of Dr. Johannes Stigler at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany. Dr. Stigler and his group will use the C-Trap™ to study the structure and organization of chromosomes. Their goal is to determine the … Read More