[BiO BB] Save protein structure image as an adobe SVG format file
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Tue Nov 25 11:00:33 EST 2008
have you tried with VMD?
On Tue, Nov 25, 2008 at 7:47 PM, Mike Marchywka <marchywka at hotmail.com>wrote:
> > From: boris.steipe at utoronto.ca
> > Date: Mon, 24 Nov 2008 21:15:03 -0500
> > To: bbb at bioinformatics.org
> > Subject: Re: [BiO BB] Save protein structure image as an adobe SVG format
> > Meh.
> > Simple Z-sorting is not intersecting spheres.
> > If it's any non-trivial vector graphic representation you are trying
> > to do, you might consider the following workflow:
> > 3D-viewer -> View Matrix -> Molscript -> PS -> ps2svg
> there is something called bkchem,
> and if you look at discussions the viewers don't obviously have svg output
> Certainly if you can't find direct svg output, conversion from another
> output format would be great. But, I wouldn't dismiss the script approach
> depending on your ultimate goals. A scriptable viewer could generate many
> views but you
> could also write a script without the viewer.
> Spheres aren't that hard for z-sorting,
> > B.
> > On 24-Nov-08, at 7:23 PM, Mike Marchywka wrote:
> >> I guess the real question is, " what are you trying to do?" You could
> >> probably write a perl script to do this. The pdb is ascii, you just
> >> need to project
> >> 3D onto 2D and get some atom colors and radii. SVG AFAIK is all ascii
> >> XML which is easy to generate from a script.
> >> If you take all the atoms, project, sort on Z ( distance from viewer),
> >> and generat XML that would probably give you what you need.
> >> http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/
> >> the code to draw circles is pretty simple,
> >> http://www.w3.org/TR/SVG11/shapes.html> Date: Tue, 25 Nov 2008
> >> 07:36:35 +0800> From: shreyasee.pradhan at gmail.com> To:
> >> bbb at bioinformatics.org> Subject: Re: [BiO BB] Save protein
> >> structure image as an adobe SVG format file>> Hi,>> For viewing
> >> PDB files you can use Swiss PDB viewer software. Its free !!!>>>
> >> On Fri, Nov 21, 2008 at 11:14 PM, Xiaowei Jiang
> >> wrote:>>> Hi fellows,>>>> Does anyone
> >> know a PDB viewer software or a way, in which I can save image>>
> >> directly as an adobe SVG format file?>>>> Thanks in advance!!>>>
> >>> Cheers,>> Xiaowei>>>>>>>>>>
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