modelling on Power Mac?

Stefan Unger sunger at crl.com
Wed Dec 7 00:16:21 EST 1994


There is a new MAC visualization and analysis package called Protein 
Expert that is currently being ported to Power MAC.


e-mail me for more information.  I am the distributor.
Biosoftware Marketing
4151 Middlefield Rd, Ste 109
Palo Alto, CA 94303
415-858-0522
fax: 415-858-0521
sunger at crl.com

current version 680xx with math-coprocessor.  

Justin Diachun 
(diachun at arris.com) wrote:
: In article <3bn8vj$g3u at mercury.interpath.net> morgan at mercury.interpath.net (Morgan Ryan) writes:
: >
: >I just traded up my Mac to a 6100 PowerPC. Nice! But suddenly I have only
: >one working molecular graphics program, RasMol, which has a native PPC
: >version. MolView and MacMolecule are amazingly slow in emulation on the
: >PPC (The PPC has its own math coprocessor, but it doesn't coprocess when
: >emulating 68k...even speedy little MacMolecule takes minutes to come up). 
: >	Do I have any other options? Has anyone ported MolScript to PPC? 
: >Are there any other programs available that I don't know about? (I've 
: >read the faq's and gone to NIH etc. I'm wondering if there is something 
: >newer around that hasn't been inserted in the usual online guides.)
: >	Also, is there a freeware modeller in existence that works like
: >Ball-and-Stick? I'm just a hobbyist--can't afford lots of money for
: >molecular software. What do people put on the well-equipped freeware Mac
: >molecular graphics machine besides RasMol, MolView, MacMolecule and 
: >MacBabel? Anything? Thanks. Morgan Ryan / morgan at mercury.interpath.net

: I have almost the exact same question, and a flyer on a new product.
: Has anyone gotten anything from the Molecular Applications Group?
: They list packages called Look (proteins), SegMod (homology), and
: MacImdad.  The MacImdad product looks interesting.  It claims to have
: a compressed PDB database that can be searched to pull up structures.
: It is also available on PowerPC and other Mac systems.  They offer a
: free demo disk that I have asked for.  The ad reads "Display - Analyze
: - Print" so I guess it is in the RasMol field of applications.  I
: would like to hear how this product compares to anything else on the
: market.

: I have the following contact information on the flyer:
:    Molecular Applications Group
:    445 Sherman Avenue, Suite T
:    Palo Alto, Ca 94306
:    toll free: 1-800-229-7382 (USA only)
:    phone: 415-473-3030
:    fax:  415-473-1795
:    email: info at mag.com

: disclaimer: I have no affiliation with MAG or knowledge of the product.
:             I am simply looking for unbiased 3rd party opinions.

: -- 
: Justin Diachun
: diachun at arris.com
: System Administrator
: Arris Pharmaceutical




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