[Chimera-users] How to get central cross section which pass through two asigned cross axis

Elaine Meng meng at cgl.ucsf.edu
Fri Dec 27 11:56:35 PST 2013


Hi Jian,
If you have the axes already displayed, you can just use Per-Model Clipping (in menu under Tools... Depiction) to slice the volume model.  You can position the plane by hand (well, with the mouse) to coincide with the axes, then hide the axes if you want. Click the Help button on the tool dialog for more details of how to use it, or see the same information on our website:
<http://www.rbvi.ucsf.edu/chimera/docs/ContributedSoftware/per-model/per-model.html>
Best,
Elaine
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Elaine C. Meng, Ph.D.                       
UCSF Computer Graphics Lab (Chimera team) and Babbitt Lab
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
University of California, San Francisco

> Dear all,
> I have a density map of virus-Fab complex. I want to make a central cross
> section which pass through the Fab pseudo-symmetry 2-fold axis. I have
> measure the angle of Fab relative to the capsid. 
> Hope someone can help me.
> Thank you so much.
> Sincerely yours,
> Jian



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