Category Topics

3D Refinement

Questions, discussion and errors relating to homogeneous and heterogeneous (multi-reference) refinement, and non-uniform refinement.
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Cryo-EM Data Processing

General questions and discussion relating to cryo-EM image processing and methods.
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Local Refinement

Questions, discussion and errors encountered when using local refinement and signal subtraction.
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Troubleshooting

Report and troubleshoot errors encountered when processing data. Please be as specific as possible and follow the Troubleshooting Guidelines.
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Motion Correction

Questions, discussion and errors encountered when performing patch-based, global and local motion correction.
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Import and Export

Questions, discussion and errors encountered when importing and exporting movies, micrographs, particles, volumes and other files.
186

Features and Functionality

Requests for new jobs and features in cryoSPARC. If you have questions about an existing job or feature, please submit them under the appropriate category (e.g., 3D reconstruction, CryoSPARC Parameters, etc.).
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Install, Configure and Update

How to install, configure and update cryoSPARC on a workstation or cluster. Please refer to these instructions first.
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Tips

Best practices and how-tos for using and getting the most out of cryoSPARC.
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2D Classification

Questions, discussion and error messages relating to 2D classification of particles.
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3D Variability Analysis

Questions and discussion regarding the 3D variability analysis and 3D variability display.
53

Data Management

Questions and discussion relating to data management for cryo-EM.
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Utilities

For discussion about Volume Tools, Sharpening Tools, Particle Sets Tools, Exposure Sets Tools, etc.
12

Particle Picking

Questions, discussion and error messages relating to particle picking (manual, blob-based, template-based, deep picking), particle extraction and inspection.
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CryoSPARC Live

Questions, issues and feature requests relating to cryoSPARC Live.
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Helical Processing

Questions relating to helical processing.
25

Post Processing

Questions, discussion and errors relating to post processing job types, including local resolution estimation, local filtering, align 3D maps, reslog type analysis, and 3DFSC analysis.
12

3D Reconstruction

Questions, discussion and errors encountered when performing homogeneous and heterogeneous ab-initio reconstruction.
26

Hardware and Performance

Questions and discussion relating to hardware setup and cryoSPARC performance.
44

CTF Refinement

Questions and issues related to CTF refinement (global and per-particle).
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Data Processing Strategy

Questions and advice on data processing strategy for particular samples or datasets. Discussion and best practices/tips are welcome!
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CTF Estimation

Questions, discussion and errors encountered when estimating CTF values.
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CryoSPARC Parameters

Questions about job parameters and how to optimize these.
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Exposure Curation

Questions, discussion and error messages arising when curating and inspecting micrographs.
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