Johnson Foundation Biophysics and Structural Biology Core Facility


The Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, with help from the Johnson Foundation, is privileged to offer a wide range of unique equipment and expertise on a variety of services including:

  • X-ray Crystallography, NMR, SAXS
  • Mass Spectrometry
  • Thermodynamics
  • Analytical Ultracentrifugation
  • Light Scattering 
  • High-Performance Computing

Our Mission

  • Accelerating Discovery
    • Serving over ~125 research groups since 2017, including intramural and extramural academia, industry, and government.
    • Contributed to over ~100 peer-reviewed articles, and numerous meeting abstracts, and graduate dissertations 
  • Teaching & Training
    • Regular Training of Postdocs, Graduate Students, and Undergraduates
    • Class Lectures
    • Workshops
    • Annual Beckman-Coulter AUC Symposium
    • Annual Nanotemper MST Workshop
    • Sample Preparation and SAXS/SANS workshops at National Meetings and Facilities
  • Partnerships & Collaboration
    • Grant Letters of Support
    • Projects/Collaborations
    • Subcontracts