Drug Design Training Course

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Course Language

This course is delivered in English.

Course Code

drugdsg

Duration Duration

21 hours (usually 3 days including breaks)

Requirements Requirements

A Bachelors Degree in biology or related areas is recommended.

Overview Overview

This course has been created for people who want to understand the basics of structural bioinformatics including protein-ligand docking and virtual screening, i.e.:

  • Researchers whose main area or expertise is not a structural bioinformatics, but they want to broaden their knowledge in this field
  • Computer programmers who are going to deal with structural data (crystal structures, PDB format files, modeling pipelines) or with docking/virtual screening software
  • Biology, biotechnology and bioinformatics students who want to expand their knowledge into structural bioinformatics and molecular interactions

This course is more like a workshop. The trainer introduces theoretical bases as well as basic pipeline for structure modeling and molecular interactions.

Course Outline Course Outline

Biological structures

  • Structure and function of DNA, RNA and proteins
  • Information provided by 3D structures
  • General methods of solving protein structures

Structural databases and formats

  • Protein Data Bank
  • PubChem and ZINC libraries
  • Structural file formats

Protein-ligand docking

  • Representation of macromolecules and ligands
  • Search methods and flexibility of objects
  • Scoring methods
  • Useful data in docking
  • DOCK6 approach of protein-ligand docking
  • Virtual screening
  • Examples

Guaranteed to run even with a single delegate!
Public Classroom Public Classroom
Participants from multiple organisations. Topics usually cannot be customised
From 4690EUR
(25)
Private Classroom Private Classroom
Participants are from one organisation only. No external participants are allowed. Usually customised to a specific group, course topics are agreed between the client and the trainer.
From 4690EUR
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Private Remote Private Remote
The instructor and the participants are in two different physical locations and communicate via the Internet
From 4040EUR
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The more delegates, the greater the savings per delegate. Table reflects price per delegate and is used for illustration purposes only, actual prices may differ.

Number of Delegates Public Classroom Private Classroom Private Remote
1 4690EUR 4690EUR 4040EUR
2 2835EUR 2785EUR 2460EUR
3 2217EUR 2150EUR 1933EUR
4 1908EUR 1833EUR 1670EUR
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