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  • You'll find SBGrid in 344 structural biology labs located at 110 different institutions in 21 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

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

  •  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

Dec 10 | GROMACS

a versatile package that performs molecular dynamics of proteins, lipids and nucleic acids. >>

Dec 06 | Rosetta

a software suite for modeling macromolecular structures and for predicting and designing protein structures, protein folding mechanisms, ... >>

Dec 04 | PyEM

Python modules and command-line utilities for electron microscopy of biological samples. >>

Dec 04 | ChimeraX

a next-generation molecular visualization program, following UCSF Chimera. Compared to Chimera, ChimeraX has improved graphics (e.g. inte... >>

Dec 03 | Biopython

a set of tools for biological computation written in Python by an international team of developers. >>

Nov 30 | Xmipp

(X-Window-based Microscopy Image Processing Package) a suite of image processing programs primarily aimed at single-particle 3D electron ... >>

Nov 30 | PyMOL

widely used molecular visualization package developed by Warren DeLano, now maintained by Schödinger, LLC. This installation includes off... >>

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/Harvard Shield

Call for Workshop Presenters

We are pleased to announce that SBGrid and NE-CAT will host a workshop on low resolution model building in X-ray crystallography and Cryo-EM at Harvard Medical School in Boston, March ...

SBGrid Webinar Series

Join us for our monthly live webinar series in which we feature contributing developers demonstrating their software, highlighting new features, and previewing future developments. You'll hear the latest news and ...

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 ...

SBGrid/Harvard Shield

SBGrid in eLife

Cutting edge: Collaboration gets the most out of software - read more about SBGrid in eLife. The full list of publications authored by members of the SBGrid team: Andrew Morin, ...

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