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Identity Fast Track

05 July 2024

Identity Fast Track

Cryo-electron tomography (CryoET) is a means of focussing on molecular structures such as within cells to near atomic resolution. Segmentation – identifying specific structures of interest and marking them – is a key step in analysing CryoET data and here is presented a new open-source software called Ais for largely automated, quick and accurate segmentation

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Written by Lindsey Goff

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