The Guilfordian

The Nobel Prize for cryo-EM that helped battle the Zika Virus

Shami Chideya, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018

Most people have seen an image produced by cryo-electron microscopy, or cryo-EM, in their biology or chemistry class and didn’t even realize it. While the method only produces pictures of molecules, the process of developing this high-resolution, accurate depiction of a biomolecule took over 30 years...