[Molvis-list] Molecular visualisation software and RSI

Vasiliy S. Znamenskiy znamensk at sci.ccny.cuny.edu
Fri Feb 9 12:21:17 EST 2007

How can I help?

On Fri, 9 Feb 2007 16:35:30 +0000 (GMT)
  clare sansom <c.sansom at mail.cryst.bbk.ac.uk> wrote:
>I am one of the developers of the Internet based courses 
>at Birkbeck 
>College, London, one of which - Principles of Protein 
>Structure - makes 
>extensive use of molecular visualisation software (Jmol 
>and to some extent 
>We have a student on this course this year who has quite 
>severe repetitive 
>strain injury and finds using his hands extremely 
>painful. He uses voice 
>recognition software but is having great difficulty 
>getting this to work 
>with the visualisation programs we use. They are, as you 
>can guess, an 
>integral part of the course.
>I would be very interested to know of experiences any of 
>you have had of 
>the use of molecular visualisation software - either 
>these packages, or others 
>- by people with limited use of their hands - so we can 
>figure out how we 
>can help him best. We don't want to lose a bright and 
>motivated student...
>Many thanks for your help,
>Best wishes
>Dr. Clare Sansom
>c.sansom at mail.cryst.bbk.ac.uk
>Teaching Fellow, Birkbeck College, London, UK
>Freelance bioinformatics consultant and science writer
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