[3dem] Sad news about Ken Downing

Jan Löwe jyl at mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk
Sun Aug 5 02:18:07 PDT 2018

Dear colleagues and friends,

I have known Ken as a highly successful collaborator, deep thinker and 
EM pioneer - and all that while being the kindest and most humble of 
scientist. A truly great loss.

My deep condolences to his family.


Jan Löwe
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
Francis Crick Avenue
Cambridge Biomedical Campus
Cambridge CB2 0QH

email: jyl at mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk
phone: +44 (0)1223 267064
website: http://www2.mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk/groups/jyl

On 04/08/2018 23:23, Evangel Nogales De La Morena wrote:
> Dear all,
> It is with great sadness and disbelief that we write to let you know 
> that Ken Downing passed away last night, peacefully, at his house, 
> surrounded by his loving family.
> Ken made numerous contributions to our field and was respected and 
> loved by everyone that knew him. His unique sense of humor, his 
> kindness and his insights will be deeply missed.
> Eva Nogales and Sharon Wolf
> Eva Nogales
> Professor of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Structural Biology
> Molecular and Cell Biology Department, UC Berkeley
> Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
> Senior Faculty Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
> (510)642-0557
> enogales at lbl.gov <mailto:enogales at lbl.gov>
> URL: cryoem.berkeley.edu <http://cryoem.berkeley.edu>
> Assistant: Teresa Tucker, ttucker at berkeley.edu 
> <mailto:ttucker at berkeley.edu>, (510)666-3334
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