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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 11 | NMRPipe

a set of comprehensive facilities for Fourier processing of spectra in one to four dimensions, as well as a variety of facilities for spe... >>

Jun 28 | GROMACS

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

Jun 27 | crYOLO

a novel automated particle picking software based on the deep learning object detection system 'You Only Look Once' (YOLO). CrYOLO is a... >>

Jun 25 | MODELLER

used for homology or comparative modeling of protein three-dimensional structures. From a sequence alignment with known related structure... >>

Jun 21 | Topaz

a pipeline for particle detection in cryo-electron microscopy images using convolutional neural networks trained from positive and unlabe... >>

Jun 21 | RELION

(REgularised LIkelihood OptimisatioN) a stand-alone computer program for Maximum A Posteriori (MAP) refinement of (multiple) 3D reconstru... >>

Jun 21 | PEET

(Particle Estimation for Electron Tomography) a package for aligning and averaging particles in 3-D subvolumes extracted from tomograms. ... >>

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 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 Hosts PyMOLWiki

SBGrid began managing and maintaining PyMOLWiki in 2016, taking the helm from Jason Vertrees, who spent over 10 years creating, building, and maintaining the site, with a significant investment of ...

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