Haaris gained a Master of Science – MS Research (Molecular Biophysics – cryo-EM) from the Molecular Biophysics Unit, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru, India.
Articles by Haaris Safdari
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Negative staining of proteins is a versatile tool for structural biology. The sample preparation protocol is simple: the sample is embedded in a heavy metal stain that gives rise to increased specimen contrast. Thus, negative staining is a very convenient method to assess sample homogeneity, formation of macromolecular complexes, or quality of protein preparation. Conventional…