Welcome to SWISS-MODEL

SWISS-MODEL is a fully automated protein structure homology-modelling server, accessible via the ExPASy web server, or from the program DeepView (Swiss Pdb-Viewer). The purpose of this server is to make Protein Modelling accessible to all biochemists and molecular biologists worldwide.

SWISS-MODEL has recently had a face lift! You can still access the familiar version here.
Protein Structure Bioinformatics Group
c/o Prof. Torsten Schwede
Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics
Biozentrum, University of Basel
Klingelbergstrasse 50/70
CH-4056 Basel / Switzerland
When you publish or report results using SWISS-MODEL, please cite the relevant publications:
  • Arnold K., Bordoli L., Kopp J., and Schwede T. (2006). The SWISS-MODEL Workspace: A web-based environment for protein structure homology modelling. Bioinformatics, 22,195-201.
  • Kiefer F, Arnold K, Künzli M, Bordoli L, Schwede T (2009). The SWISS-MODEL Repository and associated resources. Nucleic Acids Research. 37, D387-D392.
  • Guex, N.; Peitsch, M.C.; Schwede, T. (2009) SWISS-MODEL and Swiss PdbViewer. Automated comparative protein structure modeling with SWISS-MODEL and Swiss-PdbViewer: A historical perspective. Electrophoresis, 30(S1), S162-S173.
* Please note that the terms of use have changed in the new release of SWISS-MODEL.