[Chimera-users] transparent ribbons

Elaine Meng meng at cgl.ucsf.edu
Tue Apr 27 13:09:55 PDT 2010

>> As a minor point, I was unable to render helices transparent.
>> Transparency would help to to see the centroid trajectory in between
>> helices.

Eric described one way to make transparent ribbons.

The "similar binding sites" tutorial gives examples of how to do it  
with commands:

and both ways were described in more detail in this previous post:

Elaine C. Meng, Ph.D.
UCSF Computer Graphics Lab (Chimera team) and Babbitt Lab
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
University of California, San Francisco

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