Rigaku Oxford Diffraction to Sponsor Annual GRASP Symposium

Rigaku Oxford Diffraction will attend the 2016 Groupe de Recherche Axé sur la Structure des Protéines (GRASP) Symposium, to present its latest X-ray diffraction technologies

November 18, 2016, The Woodlands, TX. Rigaku Corporation is pleased to announce its participation in the 2016 Annual Groupe de Recherche Axé sur la Structure des Protéines (GRASP) Symposium.

The 9th GRASP scientific symposium will feature a variety of international speakers, poster sessions, exhibitors and short talks. It will take place Monday November 21, 2016, 8:00am - 6:30pm at the McGill New Residence Hall in Montréal, Quebec.

GRASP is a research group that brings together scientists working in various research fields with complementary goals. The objective of GRASP is to focus diverse expertise and promote exchanges and collaborations in order to better understand the molecular basis of diseases and to develop new therapies.

Rigaku Oxford Diffraction is the corporate sponsor of this event, and will be presenting its diverse lines of single crystal X-ray diffraction instrumentation at table 9.

About Rigaku Oxford Diffraction (ROD)
ROD was formed as the global single crystal business unit of Rigaku Corporation after the acquisition of the former Oxford Diffraction organization from Agilent Technologies in 2015. ROD is a leader in the field of single crystal analysis, both in the fields of chemical crystallography and macromolecular crystallography. Formed in 1951, Rigaku Corporation is a leading analytical instrumentation company based out of Tokyo, Japan.

For further information, contact:

Michael Nelson
Rigaku Global Marketing Group
tel: +1. 512-225-1796
michael.nelson@rigaku.com