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  • You'll find SBGrid in 275 structural biology labs located at 85 different institutions in 18 countries around the world. See full map and read more in eLIFE.

  • AlkD (grey) crystal structure bound to DNA containing 3-deaza-3-methyldeoxyadenosine (light green), from Brandt Eichman. Read the full story.

  • Oleg Tsodikov's structure of Eis, an enzyme that allows tuberculosis to resist an antibiotic of last resort. Read more.

  • Professor Catherine Drennan of MIT

    The SBGrid Consortium provides structural biologists worldwide with access to the software they need to discover the shapes of the molecules of life. Read more in eLIFE.

  • Jason McLellan is looking at antibodies that interfere with Ebola membrane fusion. Details in our SBGrid webtale.

  • The chromatophore vesicle of purple bacteria comprises hundreds of cooperating proteins to convert sunlight into chemical energy. Image Credit: J. Stone, M. Sener, K. Schulten. Read more.

  • Jochen Zimmer's artistic rendering of a molecule that assembles and secretes the polysaccharide cellulose across the cell membrane. Learn more.

  • Jalview Developer Geoff Barton's desk with the JalviewAbacus (right) and displayed a dendrogram (tree) for the set of sequences shown in the alignment, using Jalview linked to Chimera. Read the full story here.

  • Herpesvirus proteins form a honeycomb-shaped array from the lab of Kayta Helwein. Read our webtale for details. Photo credit: Naomi Rosenberg

  • The mobile element that conveys methicillin resistance to staph includes a gene that encodes for Cch. Learn more about Phoebe Rice's Chicago lab.

  • Jennifer Doudna's Cas9 enzyme in the CRISPR pathway, published in Science Read more in her webtale.

  •  Project MAC display system, circa 1965,

    The Project MAC display system, circa 1965. Read more about the history of molecular graphics software and UCSF Chimera in our SBGrid Tale featuring Bob Langridge and Tom Ferrin.

Recent Software Updates

Nov 17 | Jalview

a multiple sequence alignment editor written in Java. It is used widely in a variety of web pages (e.g. the EBI Clustalw server and the P... >>

Nov 13 | XDS

(X-ray Detector Software) a software tool for processing single-crystal monochromatic diffraction data recorded by the rotation method. >>

Nov 08 | crossflaghkl

crossflaghkl partitions a merged hkl-file into k subsets with the number of reflections marked with -1. >>

Nov 08 | PLUMED

PLUMED is an open source library for free energy calculations in molecular systems which works together with some of the most popular mol... >>

Nov 02 | BioXTAS RAW

a program for analysis of SAXS data that enables creation of 1D scattering profiles from 2D detector images, standard data operations suc... >>

Nov 01 | SCIPION

An image processing framework to obtain 3D models of macromolecular complexes using 3D EM that allows you to execute workflows combining ... >>

Oct 31 | Scatter

a JAVA-based application for basic analysis of SAXS datasets. Scatter is developed by Robert Rambo at the Diamond Light Source (Didcot, U... >>

Thanks to the National Science Foundation

With Partial Support from the National Science Foundation Research Coordination Network MCB #0639193 and NSF EAGER #1448069. Please cite SBGrid's eLife paper and follow our publication guidelines.

Latest news

SBGrid Lunch Break with Steven Ludtke

Join us on November 14th to hear about the latest updates to EMAN2.2 from Baylor College of Medicine Professor, Steven Ludtke. - EMAN2.2 for Single Particle Analysis and In-situ Structural ...

SBGrid/Harvard Shield

Job Postings for SBGrid Member Labs

Our job postings page advertises open positions for postdocs, students, faculty, and staff in SBGrid member laboratories and institutions. Please send brief descriptions to Michelle. Postings will remain online for ...

SBGrid Lunch Break with Frank Delaglio

Join us on December 5th to hear the first of two presentations from Frank Delaglio, of the Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research, with a focus on Concepts in Spectral ...

The SBGrid Data Bank

An article describing SBGrid's Structural Biology Data Bank (SBDB) appeared in Nature Communications in March 2-16. Read the publication Nat Commun. 2016. 7:10882 and also a story on the SBGrid ...

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