[Bioperl-l] Perl 3D OpenGL
jay at jays.net
Tue Jul 31 08:00:56 EDT 2007
On Jul 29, 2007, at 4:08 PM, Grafman Productions wrote:
> If this posting is inappropriate, please let me know - my apologies.
Not at all. AFAIK this is the perfect place to discuss any
contributions you're motivated to make to the BioPerl project.
> I recently came across an article on BioPerl, and it occurred to me
> there might be some need for 3D rendering within your BioPerl project.
> I released a number of new/updated Perl OpenGL (POGL) modules this
> along with benchmarks that demonstrate that it performs comparably
> to C.
> If there's a need for 3D features within BioPerl, and if I can be
> of any
> assistance in helping to add such features, I would enjoy the
I know nothing about 3D modeling in biology, nor do I hang out with
any protein structure folks, but 3D always sounds sexy. -grin-
If you're new to bioinformatics (I certainly am) you might want to
Because that's probably where your 3D work would be used. Especially
note the "Software" section, where you'll find some of the
There's some cool stuff out there. I don't know what all would or
wouldn't be time well spent in Perl / BioPerl.
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