RCSB PDB Software Shared on GitHub


Several software libraries developed for the RCSB PDB website are available as open source on GitHub at

Available RCSB PDB projects include molecular viewers (Ligand Explorer, Protein Workshop, Simple Viewer, and Kiosk Viewer), detection of symmetry in quaternary assemblies, and Protein Feature View.

Related projects hosted on GitHub include BioJava, a framework for rapid application development in bioinformatics and Biodalliance, the genome-browser library featured in RCSB PDB's Gene View.

In addition, GitHub hosts several front-end libraries used by RCSB PDB. These include twitter bootstrap and jQuery (including extensions jQuery-UI and jQuery-SVG.

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RCSB PDB Software Shared on GitHub

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