RE: Molecular Modeling

From: Brock Hinzmann (
Date: Thu Sep 06 2001 - 03:48:01 EEST

Rob, the Scripps Institute made some RP parts of molecules years ago. I don't know what they used or if they still do that kind of work. Perhaps someone there is listening in or you can contact them directly.

Brock Hinzmann
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Rob Connelly wrote:
>Hello all, I have a question for the list regarding molecular modeling.  I >have a client who is interested in modeling protein molecules and turning them >into RP parts.  There is even interest in doing this in color (Z-Corp machine.)  My >question concerns getting .stl files (or other format that can ultimately lead >to RP parts) out of molecular modeling packages.  Does anyone have any experience >with a software package that is designed for this type of modeling and which can >also output useful files?  My client uses Molecular Simulations' Insight package >as well as Grasp.  They have said that they would switch to another package if it >will facilitate getting this done. I will summarize what I learn from this >thread and repost.  Thanks in advance. Rob Connelly
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