page contains multimedia files of chemical structures used in Chem
341. These are provided in several formats. In order to download
any of the files to your hard drive, right click (Windows) or ctrl-click
(Mac) and select to save it on your computer.
data bank) files can be visualized and manipulated in many ways.
In Windows you can install a plugin called Chime from MDL that will
display the PDB files in your browser. Note that the only Chime plugin
for Mac is for OS 9 version of Netscape 4.7. (Boo to MDL for
dropping Mac support) You can find more information about the CHIME
plugin here. You need to register to download the free plugin.
are a number of different PDB viewer applications that are freely
available for both Mac and Windows. You can find many of them on
software I used to present the models in class is Chimera developed
by the University of California at San Francisco. You can find more
information about CHIMERA
Here. Versions are available for Windows, Mac OS X, IRIX, and
have put some animations together as quicktime movies. These can
be viewed in a browser or on your computer using Apple's
free Quicktime software for Mac and PC's.