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Any publication or presentation at a meeting that includes data collected at the SER-CAT facilities must include acknowledgments of SER-CAT and the Advanced Photon Source.



Current Beamline Statistics:

SER‐CAT Sector 22 2018 2019 2020
PDB Depositions 237 124 263 69 149 27
APS PDB Depositions from BioSync


APS Publications Database:

Publications Total
SER‐CAT Publication List: 22‐ID 1687
SER‐CAT Publication List: 22‐BM 602
SER‐CAT Publication List: Involved in Work 2029
APS Publications Database

Previous Beamline Highlights

MESH1 is a cytosolic NADPH phosphatase that regulates ferroptosis

Authors: Chien-Kuang, Cornelia Ding, Joshua Rose, Tianai Sun, Jianli Wu, Po-Han Chen, Chao-Chieh Lin, Wen-Hsuan Yang, Kai-Yuan Chen, Hana Lee, Emily Xu, Sarah Tian, Jadesola Akinwuntan, Jinshi Zhao, Ziqiang Guan, Pei Zhou, Jen-Tsan Chi.

Alternate: Nat Metab. 2020 Mar;2(3):270-277. doi: 10.1038/s42255-020-0181-1.


Abstract: This User Science Highlight

Previous Beamline Highlights (Comprehensive List)

A Chronological List of Previous Beamline Highlights.

Citations are listed by year and title of publication, along with an active link to Published Abstract Information. Abstract also includes a full list of authors, and e-mail link(s) for further correspondence.


Previous SER-CAT Award Winners


Outstanding Science - 2020

Trispecific antibodies enhance the therapeutic efficacy of tumor-directed T cells through T cell receptor co-stimulation

Authors: Lan Wu, Edward Seung, Ling Xu, Ercole Rao, Dana M. Lord, Ronnie R. Wei, Virna Cortez-Retamozo, Beatriz Ospina, Valeriya Posternak, Gregory Ulinski, Peter Piepenhagen, Elisa Francesconi, Nizar El-Murr, Christian Beil, Patrick Kirby, Aiqun Li, Jennifer Fretland, Rita Vicente, Gejing Deng, Tarik Dabdoubi, Beatrice Cameron, Thomas Bertrand, Paul Ferrari, Stéphanie Pouzieux, Cendrine Lemoine, Catherine Prades, Anna Park, Huawei Qiu, Zhili Song, Bailin Zhang, Fangxian Sun, Marielle Chiron, Srinivas Rao, Katarina Radosevic, Zhi-yong Yang, Gary J. Nabel.

Alternate: Nat Cancer 1, 86–98 (2020).

Abstract: This User Science Highlight



Previous Years Outstanding Science:

Outstanding Science - 2020

A Small Molecule Targeting Mutagenic Translesion Synthesis Improves Chemotherapy

Authors: Jessica L Wojtaszek, Nimrat Chatterjee, Javaria Najeeb, Azucena Ramos, Minhee Lee, Ke Bian, Jenny Y Xue, Benjamin A Fenton, Hyeri Park, Deyu Li, Michael T Hemann, Jiyong Hong, Graham C Walker, Pei Zhou.

Alternate: Cell. 2019 Jun 27;178(1):152-159.e11. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2019.05.028.

Abstract: This User Science Highlight



Previous Years Young Investigator:

Other SER-CAT Awards

Golden Magnolia Award ‐ 2007

Dr. Bi-Cheng (B.C.) Wang, SER-CAT Director, was recognized by the SER-CAT Executive Board and colleagues for his ten years of dedicated service and conscientious guidance of the program from inception to SER-CAT's current status as one of the most productive beamlines in the nation.

SER-CAT Service Award ‐ 2006

Mr. Michael Cassidy, President and CEO of the Georgia Research Alliance (GRA), received the first SER-CAT Service Award for his vision and GRA's financial support towards SER-CAT during the initial stages of its development.

Director's Highlights


Highlight #1


Highlight #2


Highlight #3

  • Remaining Challenges in Long Wavelentgh Phasing
  • powerpoint presentation
  • 9th International Conference on Biology and Synchrotron Radiation; 2007
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