Biosymbols is one of the initiative under CellSVG project which is intended to provide collection of symbols representing biological concepts created using SVG. The Biosybmols library contains a basic set of symbols / icons for most common usage in field of biology and medicine. To make it easier for the developers / biologist to find an appropriate icon the symbols in this web site can be searched using by biological concept.
SVG version of the icon will contain useful meta information such as keywords which enable searching on downloaded files on your computer.
This web site is a common place to collect and share your favorite symbols.
Uses of biosybols
The symbols on our website was from the following artists:10x10px / 18x18x and 28x28x icon library was made by Hwang Kyuin and Pradeep Kumar Sreenivasaiah
We are thankful to opens source freely available SVG editors used for the purpose: inkscape
How to Participate:
You may send information about bugs and missing links.
Leave comments and ideas for improvements.
We will constantly update this site with additional sets... visit us frequently and spread the word about this project
Please contribute in terms of suggestions to improve the existing art work.
Contribute new symbols into libraries.
We would request you to use Free Software to produce the artwork. Although this is no requirement. Try using InkScape for SVG and GIMP for making png/gif/jpg icons.
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