protein ribbon diagrams

Paulo Martel martel at marvin.mr.sintef.no
Tue Apr 14 09:53:40 EST 1992

laub at castor.fccc.edu (Paul Laub) writes:

>Dear Fellow Protein Modellers,
>	I am interested in generating a Jane Richardson-style ribbon
>diagram of cytochrome C including the heme. In the past, with simple
>proteins lacking prosthetic groups, I have found ribbon program by
>Priestle and Callahan/Gleason/Lybrand (part of QCPE #594) very satisfactory.
>However, this program works only with the alpha carbons of the backbone.
>	Does anyone know whether modifications of this (or other programs)
>exist to handle the heme? I use an SGI Personal Iris 4D25TG with Irix 3.3.

Try MOLSCRIPT from Per Kraulis, J.appl.Crystallogr. 24:946-950(1991).
I believe the program is available from the author upon request.


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