SketchBio: a scientist’s 3D interface for molecular modeling and animation

  title={SketchBio: a scientist’s 3D interface for molecular modeling and animation},
  author={Shawn M. Waldon and Peter M. Thompson and Patrick J. Hahn and Russell M. Taylor},
  journal={BMC Bioinformatics},
BackgroundBecause of the difficulties involved in learning and using 3D modeling and rendering software, many scientists hire programmers or animators to create models and animations. This both slows the discovery process and provides opportunities for miscommunication. Working with multiple collaborators, a tool was developed (based on a set of design goals) to enable them to directly construct models and animations.ResultsSketchBio is presented, a tool that incorporates state-of-the-art… 

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