Forum 01/07/2003

“A Quick Introduction to the FEI Vitrobot”

Francisco Guerra, Research Assistant – The Department of Cell Biology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA

The FEI Virobot was created to help automate the process of freezing grids for cryo electron microscopy.  Preparations of TMV and CPMV were made using the Vitrobot to gain insight into the reproducible capability of this machine.