Supported Applications


  • Description

    an interface for cryo-transmission electron microscopy (cryo-EM) data collection with computer image processing. Focus creates a user-friendly environment to import and manage data recorded by direct electron detectors and perform elemental image processing tasks in a high-throughput manner, while new data is being acquired at the microscope.

  • Installation

    Use the following command to install this title with the CLI client: $ sbgrid-cli install focus Copy to clipboard
  • Primary Citation*

    N. Biyani, R. D. Righetto, R. McLeod, D. Caujolle-Bert, D. Castano-Diez, K. N. Goldie, and H. Stahlberg. 2017. Focus: The interface between data collection and data processing in cryo-EM. bioRxiv.
    (Note: This article is a preprint and has not been peer-reviewed.)

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  • Keywords

    Electron Microscopy

  • Default Versions

    Linux 64:  1.0.0
    OS X INTEL:  1.0.0

  • Other Versions

      Linux 64:

      20201022, 20191028, 20190216, 0.9.1
    • OS X INTEL:

      20191028, 20190216, 20180425-10.12, 20180425-10.11, 20180425, 1.1.0-nightly, 0.9.1
  • Developers

    Henning Stahlberg