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CoSyM - Continuous Symmetry Measures


CoSyM - Continuous Symmetry Measures

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The Website provides tools for calculating continuous symmetry measures online for any molecule given in pdb format, and uses Jmol for three-dimensional visualization. A number, on a scale from zero to 100, describes the distance of a given structure from perfect symmetry; or how much chirality it contains; or to what extent it resembles a polyhedron. The approach to all of these questions is based on the same general principle. That general principle is translated into a computational method... More
Material Type: Tutorial
Technical Format: Javascript
Date Added to MERLOT: January 03, 2008
Date Modified in MERLOT: January 03, 2008
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