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Ball & Stick

By MolySym, Inc.

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Ball & Stick is a high-quality molecular visualization app for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. The app is perfect for people interested in molecular modeling, structural biology, biochemistry, and computer-aided drug design. The fast, high-performance viewer is ideal for meetings, conferences, and travel where traditional desktop systems are unavailable and high-quality visualizations are critical. New molecules can be easily downloaded from the RCSB Protein Data Bank for free and are stored on the device for offline interaction.

Key features of Ball & Stick:
•Highest quality graphics of any iPad, iPhone, and iPod molecular visualization app
•Remote collaboration allowing two or more users to interact with the same molecule in real time
•Independent representation control of each structure type (protein, ligand, water, and ions)
•Single-finger swipe to rotate
•Multi-finger swipe to translate
•Two-finger pinch to zoom
•Two-finger twist about the Z-axis
•Save screen captures to the photos library
•Optimized performance with smooth rotation even with the largest structures in the PDB
•High-resolution png images with transparent background can be exported directly from app
•Multiple representations (wireframe, stick, space filling, and of course, ball & stick)
•Toggle to show/hide ribbons for the protein
•Easy control over residues to show around the ligand
•Clear display of ligands using green carbon atoms
•PDB keyword searching
•Local storage of downloaded molecules
•Can be shown on a projector or external monitor

What's New in Version 1.5.3

Fixed iOS 7 related issues.


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This app is designed for both iPhone and iPad
  • Free
  • Category: Education
  • Updated:
  • Version: 1.5.3
  • Size: 1.7 MB
  • Language: English
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Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.

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