Residue class

class chemfiles.Residue(name, resid=None)

A Residue is a group of atoms belonging to the same logical unit. They can be small molecules, amino-acids in a protein, monomers in polymers, etc.

Create a new Residue from a name and optionally a residue id resid.

property id

Get the Residue index in the initial topology.


Get the name of all properties in this residue.

property name

Get the name of this Residue.


Get the number of properties in this residue.