Oxford Particle Imaging Centre (OPIC) is located in the Henry Wellcome Building for Particle Imaging and forms part of the Division of Structural Biology (STRUBI) within the Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine.
The biosafety containment facility allows scientists to study pathogenic human and animal viruses, using a range of imaging, structural biology and biophysical techniques.
Feb 2013 18-22 Feb 2013: OPIC is organising a course "Transmission Electron Microscopy In Structural Biology" for students in the Wellcome Trust DPhil Programme in Structural Biology.
Jan 2013 Kay Grünewald has been appointed Professor of Structural Cell Biology.
Jun 2012 Drs. Juha Huiskonen and Thomas Bowden have been awarded a three-year MRC grant to study severe hemorrhagic fever causing viruses.