Training on Drug Discovery
PRTF and Novo Informatics offer a highly supervised and coordinated project-oriented training on various aspects of drug discovery and drug design. This training will introduce students about the basic bioinformatics workflow in drug discovery, hands-on learning of various software packages supported with theory lectures for a comprehensive learning.
Duration of training
15th January, 2019
Introduction to Drug Discovery, Protein Sequences and Structure, Basics of molecular interaction, Protein databases and visualization, 3D structure modeling of proteins, Proteins as drug targets, Chemical compound databases, Molecular format conversion, Molecular docking, Virtual Screening, Drug likeness prediction, Molecular interaction analysis
Orientation on role of bioinformatics in drug discovery (Lectures and Practical) - 10 days
Problem identification and hypothesis building - 2 days
Experimental work - 30 days
Thesis writing and Presentation - 3 days
Prof. G.P.S. Raghava
Visiting Speakers and Instructors
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