Macromolecular Crystallography 14.1
The beamline BL 14.1 is a tuneable energy beamline for macromolecular crystallography. This beamline has a high level of automation and can perform X-ray diffraction experiments of very small crystals down to 15 micrometers. Please find in the table below the characteristic of the MX station at beamline 14.1.
depends on experiment - please discuss with Instrument Scientist
|Energy range||5 - 15.5 keV|
|Energy resolution||2 eV|
|Focus size (hor. x vert.)||100 μm ∅ |
70 μm ∅
50 μm ∅
|Phone||+49 30 8062 13432|
|More details||MX 14.1|
|Temperature range||100 - 293 K|
|Detector||• X-fluorescence detector: Amptec X 1-2-3 SDD|
• Pixel-detector: Pilatus3 S 6M
|Manipulators||CATS sample changer|
|Sample holder compatibility||see: |
For details contact the station manager.
|Goniometer||Microdiffractometer MD2 with Minikappa goniometer MK3|
For more details visit our MX website.
BL 14.1 supports the following experimental techniques:
- De novo structure solution using MAD, SAD
- High throuput screening
- Long wavelength phasing
- UV radiation damage phasing
- in-situ plate screening