There is a new MAC visualization and analysis package called Protein
Expert that is currently being ported to Power MAC.
e-mail me for more information. I am the distributor.
4151 Middlefield Rd, Ste 109
Palo Alto, CA 94303
sunger at crl.com
current version 680xx with math-coprocessor.
(diachun at arris.com) wrote:
: In article <3bn8vj$g3u at mercury.interpath.net> morgan at mercury.interpath.net (Morgan Ryan) writes:
: >I just traded up my Mac to a 6100 PowerPC. Nice! But suddenly I have only
: >one working molecular graphics program, RasMol, which has a native PPC
: >version. MolView and MacMolecule are amazingly slow in emulation on the
: >PPC (The PPC has its own math coprocessor, but it doesn't coprocess when
: >emulating 68k...even speedy little MacMolecule takes minutes to come up).
: > Do I have any other options? Has anyone ported MolScript to PPC?
: >Are there any other programs available that I don't know about? (I've
: >read the faq's and gone to NIH etc. I'm wondering if there is something
: >newer around that hasn't been inserted in the usual online guides.)
: > Also, is there a freeware modeller in existence that works like
: >Ball-and-Stick? I'm just a hobbyist--can't afford lots of money for
: >molecular software. What do people put on the well-equipped freeware Mac
: >molecular graphics machine besides RasMol, MolView, MacMolecule and
: >MacBabel? Anything? Thanks. Morgan Ryan / morgan at mercury.interpath.net
: I have almost the exact same question, and a flyer on a new product.
: Has anyone gotten anything from the Molecular Applications Group?
: They list packages called Look (proteins), SegMod (homology), and
: MacImdad. The MacImdad product looks interesting. It claims to have
: a compressed PDB database that can be searched to pull up structures.
: It is also available on PowerPC and other Mac systems. They offer a
: free demo disk that I have asked for. The ad reads "Display - Analyze
: - Print" so I guess it is in the RasMol field of applications. I
: would like to hear how this product compares to anything else on the
: I have the following contact information on the flyer:
: Molecular Applications Group
: 445 Sherman Avenue, Suite T
: Palo Alto, Ca 94306
: toll free: 1-800-229-7382 (USA only)
: phone: 415-473-3030
: fax: 415-473-1795
: email: info at mag.com
: disclaimer: I have no affiliation with MAG or knowledge of the product.
: I am simply looking for unbiased 3rd party opinions.
: Justin Diachun
:diachun at arris.com: System Administrator
: Arris Pharmaceutical