Crystallization screening: the influence of history on current practice

Published on Jul 1, 2014in Acta Crystallographica Section F-structural Biology and Crystallization Communications1.199
· DOI :10.1107/S2053230X1401262X
Joseph R. Luft29
Estimated H-index: 29
(Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute),
Janet Newman27
Estimated H-index: 27
(CSIRO: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation),
Edward H. Snell23
Estimated H-index: 23
(UB: University at Buffalo)
While crystallization historically predates crystallography, it is a critical step for the crystallographic process. The rich history of crystallization and how that history influences current practices is described. The tremendous impact of crystallization screens on the field is discussed.
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