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This user account is a pywiki-based bot operated by Emw (talk). It is not a sock puppet, but rather an automated or semi-automated account for making repetitive edits that would be extremely tedious to do manually.
Administrators: if this bot is malfunctioning or causing harm, please block it.

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PDBbot is an approved bot written in Python. It uses the pywikipedia framework to intermittently automate uploads of high-quality protein structure images. While active, its maximum edit rate is four edits per minute. Please send any suggestions or concerns to the bot's operator, Emw.

The bot has uploaded several thousand images, which are probably best viewed by going to PDBbot's gallery. Below is a small selection of those images:

Some uploaded images of protein structures
BRCA1, involved in breast cancer 
XRCC4, involved in DNA repair 
H2AFV, involved DNA coiling 
HOXD9, involved in body layout (morphogenesis) 
GDF5, involved in skeletal development 
WDR5, involved in signal transduction 
DMC1, involved in meiosis 
RAD52, involved in DNA repair 
ACVR2B, involved in cell signaling 
LINGO1, involved in structure of neurons