Movie Making for cryoEM using ChimeraX
April 11, 2017
What is ChimeraX?
- ChimeraX is the next generation verion of Chimera.
- It will replace Chimera in a couple years, but has
new features that may be usful to you now, e.g. ambient occlusion lighting.
- Nightly builds are on the web site. SBGrid also has it, but will be less frequently updated on SBGrid.
Movie making for cryoEM structures.
- Ambient occlusion lighting.
- Morph atomic structure of virus.
- Show fit of each residue in cryoEM density.
- Cellphone virtual reality 360 degree movies.
Show residues fit in cryoEM density
Virtual reality 360 degree images and movies
Immersive view from inside deformed wing virus 5-fold symmetry axis pore.
360 degree stereoscopic molecular scene can be viewed using a cellphone and a virtual reality headset.