I just noticed there have been 250 downloads of iBabel4, I can count these like citations right ? 😁
You can download iBabel here.
iBabel is a graphical user interface (GUI) to the open-source cheminformatics toolkit Open Babel
I'm starting to compile a list of updates/additions, if you have any suggestions let me know.
There is a new test build of VMD for Catalina.
Latest version (May 8) Updated modeling plugins updated for Tk 8.6 (grid vs. pack corrections)
VMD is a molecular visualization program for displaying, animating, and analyzing large biomolecular systems using 3-D graphics and built-in scripting.
There are details of many other scientific applications under Catalina here
PyMOL 2.4 has been released. Download ready-to-use bundles from https://pymol.org/ or update your installation with
conda install -c schrodinger pymol
Incentive PyMOL only:
- Support for https://lookingglassfactory.com/schrodinger
- Pi-Pi and Pi-Cation interactions (A > find > pi-interactions)
- WaterMap result presets (A > preset > WaterMap ...)
- APBS Plugin improvements (multi-state assemblies, propka pH calculation)
Open-Source and Incentive PyMOL:
- Distinguish .mrc and .ccp4 formats (origin interpretation)
- Trajectory handling improvements
- Improved error handling in Python API with exceptions
- ... many bug fixes
This will be the last release with support for Python 2.7.
Full release notes https://pymol.org/dokuwiki/?id=media:new24
This quarterly release includes usability improvements and performance enhancements across all of the software. Full release notes are here https://www.schrodinger.com/releases/new-features?.
The 31st Apple WWDC will take place just over a month from now. This normally a hugely over-subscribed event with a lottery deciding who gets to attend. This year things will be different, it will be an online event that can be accessible to millions around the globe.
Now would be a good time to download the Apple Developer App to find out what is planned.