• Welcome to the IGP

    The UCLA-DOE Institute for Genomics and Proteomics (IGP) comprises research laboratories and core facilities working together on fundamental research and technology developments in several DOE mission areas, including Microbial Systems: Energy and Biomass and Atomic Structure and Enabling Capabilities.

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Deciphering the metabolism of syntrophic microbial communities and the biogenesis of the cellulosome appendage of the model cellulose degrading microbe, Clostridium thermocellum

Enabling Technologies

Pioneering the new method of micro-electron diffraction (microED); revealing microscale substructure within protein crystals at unprecedented levels of detail


The UCLA-DOE IGP brings together the best and brightest researchers from around the world. This inter-disciplinary team of scientists, post doctoral researchers, and graduate students join forces to develop genetic, biological, computational  technologies to accelerate discoveries within the IGP and throughout the broader BER community.

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Web Services

The IGP has a long history of providing online services to crystallographers, protein scientists, and microbiologists.