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  • Description

    unifies standard tomogram processing steps in a single python-based toolbox. For subtomogram averaging, we implemented an adaptive adjustment of scoring and sampling that clearly improves the resolution of averages compared to static strategies.

  • Primary Citation*

    T. Hrabe, Y. Chen, S. Pfeffer, L. K. Cuellar, A. V. Mangold, and F. Foerster. 2012. PyTom: a python-based toolbox for localization of macromolecules in cryo-electron tomograms and subtomogram analysis. Journal of Structural Biology. 178(2): 177-188.

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  • Keywords

    Python Module, Tomography

  • Default Versions

    Linux 64:  0.971
    OS X INTEL:  0.971

  • Developers

    Friedrich Foerster.