New GeniX 3D Cu HF makes the choice of a small scale generator set-up even more attractive
October 1, 2010
Dr Claudio Klein
Marresearch operates in the field of macromolecular crystallography and is commercializing a complete X-ray data collection system for macro-molecular crystallography and powder diffraction integrating the XENOCS beam delivery systems. Dr Claudio Klein from Marresearch recently accessed the performances of our new GeniX3D Cu HF for protein crystallography.
"Marresearch needs a reliable supplier of a powerful X-ray source in order to offer a complete X-ray setup for macromolecular and small molecule X-ray crystallography. Together with the mar345 image plate detector and the mardtb goniostat we are able to setup a relatively low cost X-ray data collection system (under the trademark “marmµX”), that fulfills today’s requirements for most X-ray applications. The GeniX 3D narrows the performance gap between sealed X-ray sources to rotating anode generators.
After careful examination we conclude that the new GeniX 3D outperforms the previous model in almost every aspect. The focal spot is better defined and delivers a beam of higher quality at the sample. Depending on crystal size and mosaicity we observe an increase up to a factor of 2 in observed intensity on the detector as compared to the GeniX VHF. The tube has become more compact and the way of alignment has become more straightforward. This makes the choice of a small scale generator setup even more attractive."
November 4, 2016
Nichole M. Wonderling
Materials Characterization Laboratory, The Pennsylvania State University
October 25, 2016
Dr. José Leobardo Bañuelos
Department of Physics, The University of Texas at El Paso
June 14, 2016
Dr. Oleksandr Mykhaylyk
Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, UK
May 13, 2016
Dr Youli Li, Prof. Dimitri Ivanov, Prof. Yongfeng Men
February 29, 2016
Department of Science and Engineering of Oxide Materials and Nanomaterials
Faculty of Applied Chemistry and Materials Science, University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest, Romania.