Alpha Version of ADIT Workstation Software Released

ADIT (AutoDep Input Tool) is the integrated software system used by PDB annotation staff for checking and editing PDB structure data entries.

A version of this software for workstation use has been released for alpha testing at The system includes tools to help users check and prepare structure depositions. A file in mmCIF format can be created and then deposited to the PDB at

The functionality of the workstation version is similar to that provided by the Web-based PDB deposition system ( The alpha version of the software is currently available in binary form for Linux platforms. Questions about this software may be sent to