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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

Jul 19 | R2R

a program to assist in aesthetic drawings of RNA secondary structures. It is primarily aimed at drawing consensus diagrams, but can also ... >>

Jul 19 | Qt

a cross-platform application framework that is used for developing application software that can be run on various software and hardware ... >>

Jul 19 | OpenJDK

(Open Java Development Kit) is a free and open source implementation of the Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE). >>

Jul 19 | CTFFIND 4

a new version of ctffind (a program for finding CTFs of electron micrographs) that should run significantly faster than CTFFIND 3 and may... >>

Jul 19 | OpenMPI

an open source Message Passing Interface implementation that is developed and maintained by a consortium of academic, research, and indus... >>

Jul 18 | OpenBabel

a chemical toolbox designed to speak the many languages of chemical data. It's an open, collaborative project allowing anyone to search, ... >>

Jul 12 | HOLE

a program that allows the analysis and visualisation of the pore dimensions of the holes through molecular structures of ion channels. >>

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

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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