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  • Description

    a graphical user interface for executing SPIDER batch files and other programs, Spire offers a way to manage and organize the many output files created by SPIDER during reconstruction projects.

  • Usage

    To list all executables provided by Spire, run: $ sbgrid-list spire Copy to clipboard
  • Installation

    Use the following command to install this title with the CLI client: $ sbgrid-cli install spire Copy to clipboard Available operating systems: Linux 64, OS X INTEL
  • Primary Citation*

    W. T. Baxter, A. Leith, and J. Frank. 2007. SPIRE: The SPIDER Reconstruction Engine. J Struct Biol. 157(1): 56-63.

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  • Keywords

    Electron Microscopy

  • Default Versions

    Linux 64:  1.5.5 (69.1 MB)
    OS X INTEL:  1.5.5 (143.0 MB)

  • Other Versions

      Linux 64:

      1.5.4 (42.3 MB)
    • OS X INTEL:

      1.5.4 (6.6 MB)
  • Developers

    ArDean Leith, Bill Baxter