Coot: model-building tools for molecular graphics

Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr. 2004 Dec;60(Pt 12 Pt 1):2126-32. doi: 10.1107/S0907444904019158. Epub 2004 Nov 26.


CCP4mg is a project that aims to provide a general-purpose tool for structural biologists, providing tools for X-ray structure solution, structure comparison and analysis, and publication-quality graphics. The map-fitting tools are available as a stand-alone package, distributed as 'Coot'.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Computer Graphics*
  • Crystallography, X-Ray / methods*
  • Ligands
  • Models, Molecular*
  • Software
  • Water


  • Ligands
  • Water