Summary: We offer a tool, denoted VISTAL, for two-dimensional visualization of protein structural alignments. VISTAL describes aligned structures as a series of matched secondary structure elements, colored according to the three-dimensional distance of their Cα atoms.
Bibliographical noteFunding Information:
The authors are grateful to Mickey Kosloff for many helpful comments. The development of VISTAL was supported in part by NIH grants GM30518 and GM074958.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Statistics and Probability
- Molecular Biology
- Computer Science Applications
- Computational Theory and Mathematics
- Computational Mathematics