Robotics

2008/05/03 Number of plates became 3000.
2006/11/24-25 We presented at the AOF2006.
"High-throughput Protein Structural Analysis System at the Structural Biology Research Center in KEK-PF", Masahiko Hiraki, Masanori Kobayashi, Yusuke Yamada, Naohiro Matsugaki, Noriyuki Igarashi, Yurii A. Gaponov, Ryuichi Kato and Soichi Wakatsuki
2006/11/22 We presented at the AsCA06/CrSJ.
"High-Throughput and Automated Protein Crystallography in the Photon Factory", Masahiko Hiraki, Ryuichi Kato, Masanori Kobayashi, Yusuke Yamada, Naohiro Matsugaki, Noriyuki Igarashi, Yurii A. Gaponov and Soichi Wakatsuki
2006/10/23-26 We presented at the ICSG2006.
"High-throughput Protein Structural Analysis System at the Structural Biology Research Center in KEK-PF", Masahiko Hiraki, Masanori Kobayashi, Yusuke Yamada, Naohiro Matsugaki, Noriyuki Igarashi, Yurii A. Gaponov, Ryuichi Kato and Soichi Wakatsuki
2006/09/13 Number of plates became 2000.
2006 "Development of an automated large-scale protein-crystallization and monitoring system for high-throughput protein-structure analyses", Masahiko Hiraki, Ryuichi Kato, Minoru Nagai, Tadashi Satoh, Satoshi Hirano, Kentaro Ihara, Norio Kudo, Masamichi Nagae, Masanori Kobayashi, Michio Inoue, Tamami Uejima, Shunichiro Oda, Leonard M.G. Chavas, Masato Akutsu, Yusuke Yamada, Masato Kawasaki, Naohiro Matsugaki, Noriyuki Igarashi, Mamoru Suzuki and Soichi Wakatsuki, Acta Crystallographica Section D, Acta Cryst. (2006). D62, 1058-1065.
2006/03/15 Number of plates became 1500.
2005/08/23 We presented at the IUCr2005.
"High-throughput Protein Crystallography", M. Hiraki, R. Kato, Y. Yamada, N. Matsugaki, N. Igarashi and S. Wakatsuki
2004/07/25 Number of plates became 1000.
2004/06/06 Number of plates became 900.
2004/04/28 Number of plates became 800.
2004/04/06 Number of plates became 700.
2004/03/11 Number of plates became 600.
2005/02/14 Number of plates became 500.
2004/12/18 Number of plates became 400.
2004/10/15 Number of plates became 300.
2004/09/07 We presented at the 8th Conference on Biology and Synchrotron Radiation (BSR2004).
"Automation of protein crystallization and crystal handling for synchrotron protein crystallography", Masahiko Hiraki, Minoru Nagai, Naohiro Matsugaki, Noriyuki Igarashi, Mamoru Suzuki, Ryuichi Kato and Soichi Wakatsuki
2004/07/02 Number of plates became 200.
2004/4/14 The 1st Pacific-Rim International Conference on Protein Science (PRICPS2004)
"Large Scale Protein Crystallization System", Masahiko Hiraki, Ryuichi Kato, Minoru Nagai and Soichi Wakatsuki
2004/01/21 Number of plates became 100.
2003/10/29 We tried to crystallize the 1st protein (Lysozyme).
2003/08/02 Installation started.