|1/13/2021New!!||JAMSS "KIRARA #2" protein crystallization mission return in SpX-21.|
JAMSS "KIRARA" has been installed in the ICE Cubes Facility of Space Applications Services on Columbus Module.
JAMSS "KIRARA" protein crystallization mission launch in SpX-21 to the ISS. Confocal Science supply the technical support for this mission.
Semi-empirical model to estimate ideal conditions for the growth of large protein crystals
H. Nakamura et al., Acta Cryst. (2020). D76, 1174-1183; https://doi.org/10.1107/S205979832001445X
|9/24/2020||Oral presentation in ISS R&D Conference 2020 Online Series
Oral: Scalable and Robust Capillary Devices for Protein Crystal Growth in Space.
|9/18/2020||Confocal Science Co., Ltd. and AXIOM Inc. of the United States have signed a professional service contract for the purpose of crystallization experiment service at the International Space Station.|
|3/16/2020||First cellulose synthesis by enzyme in space in JAMSS "KIRARA" protein crystallization mission (technical support by Confocal Science)|
|2/6/2020||JAXA PCG#17 return in Soyuz space ship to Baikonur, Kazakhustan.|
|1/30/2020||Methods for Obtaining Better Diffractive Protein Crystals: From Sample Evaluation to Space Crystallization.
Y. Hashizume et al., Crystals (2020). 10, 78; doi:10.3390/cryst10020078
|1/8/2020||JAMSS "KIRARA" protein crystallization mission return in SpX-19.|
|12/6/2019||JAXA PCG#17 launch in Progress space cargo from Baikonur, Kazakhstan. Confocal Science supply the technical support for this mission.|
|12/6/2019||JAMSS "KIRARA" protein crystallization mission launch in SpX-19 to the ISS. Confocal Science supply the technical support for this mission.|
|7/22/2019||C-Tube LCDM catalog is uploaded.>> C-Tube LCDM catalog|
Oral and poster presentation in ACA2019 Annual Meeting in Kentucky USA
Oral : Methods and devices for protein crystal growth in space
Poster : A capillary device for growing large protein crystals