[Chimera-users] Consurf

Elaine Meng meng at cgl.ucsf.edu
Tue Nov 9 10:32:28 PST 2010

Whoops, I typed the models backwards.  Should be:

msc #1 #0 5.0

to match my verbal description.  Sorry about that.

On Nov 9, 2010, at 10:30 AM, Elaine Meng wrote:

> Hi Stanislav,
> I believe if you start with one subunit with atomic coordinates and get Consurf coloring on those (or any coloring scheme, for that matter), then you can use the "msc" command to apply the same coloring to the Multiscale surface copies of that subunit.  For example, if your subunit atomic coords are model 0 and the multiscale surfaces are model 1:
> msc #0 #1 5.0
> <http://www.cgl.ucsf.edu/chimera/docs/UsersGuide/midas/msc.html>
> You may want to experiment with the cutoff distance (5.0 in the example) and the resolution of your multiscale surfaces.
> I hope this helps,
> Elaine
> On Nov 9, 2010, at 7:34 AM, Sosnovtsev, Stanislav (NIH/NIAID) [E] wrote:
>> I wonder if there is a short way to introduce consurf output colors to multiscale models. My virus particle has 60 trimers (three chains of the same protein). Thank you in advance, Stanislav

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