molscript: secondary structure prediction

Simon Brocklehurst smb18 at
Tue Jul 19 11:36:10 EST 1994

ssha at (Stan Shaw) writes:

>I've been told of an excellent program that predicts protein secondary
>structure called "Molscript".  Has anyone heard of this?  Any idea how I 
>can find/obtain/purchase-?? a copy?  We would appreciate any help on this.

For all those that don't know (and to save Per some grief) - 

MOLSCRIPT does not predict protein secondary structure.  It produces
both schematic and detailed drawings of protein structures, but it
needs the 3-D coordinates of the atoms to do this.

Simon M. Brocklehurst
Cambridge Centre for Molecular Recognition
Department of Biochemistry
University of Cambridge

E-mail: s.m.brocklehurst at

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