[Chimera-users] file format conversion using chimera

Elaine Meng meng at cgl.ucsf.edu
Fri Mar 12 14:59:38 PST 2010

Hi S,
If you mean you want to simulate a density map from an atomic  
structure, it can be done using the  "molmap" command:


Then (as mentioned in the link above) you can use Volume Viewer or the  
"volume" command to save the map to a file.

I hope this helps,
Elaine C. Meng, Ph.D.
UCSF Computer Graphics Lab (Chimera team) and Babbitt Lab
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
University of California, San Francisco

On Mar 12, 2010, at 2:53 PM, snoze pa wrote:

> Dear Chimera Users,
> I want to save/convert a pdb file into .mrc or .ccp4 format using
> chimera I think I did it before using chimera but don't remember
> exactly how!  I will highly appreciate your help.
> Thank you
> S

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