Data Category em_vitrification

General

Category name
em_vitrification
Required in PDB entries
no
Category group membership
em_group
Used in current PDB entries
Yes, in about 1.3 % of entries

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Category Description

  Data items in the EM_VITRIFICATION category
  record details about the method and cryogen used in
  rapid freezing of the sample on the grid prior to its
  insertion in the electron microscope

Category Example

 
  _em_vitrification.entry_id               1DYL
  _em_vitrification.id                     1
  _em_vitrification.sample_preparation_id  1
  _em_vitrification.cryogen_name           "ETHANE"
  _em_vitrification.humidity               90
  _em_vitrification.temp                   95
  _em_vitrification.instrument             .
  _em_vitrification.method                 "PLUNGE VITRIFICATION"
  _em_vitrification.time_resolved_state    .
  _em_vitrification.details
  ; SAMPLES WERE PREPARED AS THIN
    LAYERS OF VITREOUS ICE AND
    MAINTAINED AT NEAR LIQUID NITROGEN
    TEMPERATURE IN THE ELECTRON MICROSCOPE
    WITH A GATAN 626-0300 CRYOTRANSFER
    HOLDER.
  ;