[Chimera-users] Mirror image proteins

Elaine Meng meng at cgl.ucsf.edu
Mon Jan 3 11:21:09 PST 2011

Hi Steve,
Chimera doesn't include anything to do this, sorry.  I believe you would just need a script to reverse the signs of all x, or all y, or all z atomic coordinates depending on the desired plane of reflection.
Elaine C. Meng, Ph.D. 
UCSF Computer Graphics Lab (Chimera team) and Babbitt Lab
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
University of California, San Francisco

On Dec 30, 2010, at 2:15 PM, Stephen B.H. Kent wrote:

> How can I invert the configuration of a pdb file to create the mirror image model 
> of the protein molecule?
> Thanks,
> Steve Kent
> Stephen Kent
> Professor of Chemistry
> Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
> Institute for Biophysical Dynamics

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