• A hexameric building block of the capsid of the Bovine Leukemia Virus from Alejandro Buschiazzo's group.

  • Water molecules from an EM structure. Read more in our story on Bridget Carragher and Clint Potter from the New York Structural Biology Center.

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

  • Kevin Corbett's structure of C. elegans PCH-2. Read the story and watch the animated gif.

  • 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.

  • A crystal structure from James Berger's group shows how the heterohexameric origin recognition complex (ORC) can switch between two conformations.

  • 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.

  • From Michael Sattler's group: the ternary complex involving the tandem RNA recognition motif domains of Sxl, a cold-shock domain of the protein Unr bound to a specific RNA sequence motif. Read the details.

  • The thrombin:anophelin complex (PNAS 109, E3649-E3658) from the lab of Pedro José Barbosa Pereira. Read more about Dr. Pereira's background and current research in our recent 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.

  • 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.

Recent Software Updates:

Name Description Date
Globus Connect Personal

creates a Globus endpoint on your laptop or other personal computer and allows you to transfer and share files, regardless of whether you have administrative privilege...

Oct 06

(REgularised LIkelihood OptimisatioN) a stand-alone computer program for Maximum A Posteriori (MAP) refinement of (multiple) 3D reconstructions or 2D class averages in...

Oct 06

(Python-based Hierarchical Environment for INtegrated Xtallography) a software suite for the automated determination of molecular structures using X-ray crystallograph...

Oct 05

(Diffraction Integration for Advanced Light Sources) a software project for the analysis of crystallographic diffraction images designed to cope with the ever increasi...

Oct 05

(Collaborative Computational Project, Number 4) a collection of programs and associated data and software libraries used for macromolecular structure determination by ...

Oct 04

displays protein crystallography X-ray diffraction data. The data may be displayed as a 2-D image, 3-D wire mesh or as integer pixel values. Data files may be saved in...

Sep 12
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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 Willy Wriggers (2 of 2)

Willy Wriggers joins us again on November 1st, this time to give a tutorial on his software "Multiscale Computational Modeling and Visualization with Sculptor", a GUI-based extension of the Situs ...

SBGrid Lunch Break with Abhishek Singharoy

Please join us December 6th to hear Abhishek Singharoy, from Klaus Schulten's lab at the Beckman Institute and University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, present on xMDFF, a new molecular ...

SBGrid is now hosting PyMOLWiki

We are happy to announce that effective Sept 12, 2016, the SBGrid Consortium began managing and maintaining PyMOLWiki. Many thanks to Jason Vertrees, who spent over 10 years creating, building, ...