The Science of Coronaviruses

Computer Visualization Tutorials

Part 1: What Is a Coronavirus?

Explore the parts of a coronavirus.

Part 2: How Do Coronaviruses Infect Us?

Explore the spike protein.

Part 3: What Does a Coronavirus Do Once It's Inside Us?

Explore the protease protein.

Part 4: How Can We Protect Ourselves from Coronaviruses?

Explore the antibody protein.


3D Molecular Designs’ sister organization – the Milwaukee School of Engineering Center for BioMolecular Modelingoffers modeling programs for students that incorporate computer visualization programs and 3D kits and models to explore real molecular stories and design and build physical models of proteins. The CBM also offers professional develoment courses for teachers to explore hands-on instructional materials that connect the big ideas of chemistry and biology with stories of current research.