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Protein modelling and its applications in current science

6—7 April 2017

Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, UK



Organizer:
Anja Winter (Keele University)
Thursday 6 April 2017
09:00 - 10:00 Registration

10:00 - 11:00
What could we use a model for? - Applications and place in a structural project
11:00 - 12:00
Finding homologues: How to classify proteins and use search engines
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch

13:00 - 14:00
Constructing a multiple sequence alignment using ClustalW and Jalview
14:00 - 15:00
Consolidating the alignment with structural information and secondary structure predictions
15:00 - 15:30 Refreshment Break

15:30 - 16:00
Choosing the template for modelling
16:00 - 17:30
Comparative modelling using Modeller
18:00 Dinner at Keele Hall

Friday 7 April 2017
09:00 - 10:00
Evaluating the model
10:00 - 11:00
Cavity analysis and surface modelling; applications in small molecule docking
11:00 - 11:30 Refreshment Break

11:30 - 12:30
Applications in small molecule docking
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch

13:30 - 14:30
Modelling of protein-protein and protein-DNA interactions
14:30 - 15:00
Publishing and archiving a model
15:00 - 15:15 Refreshment Break

15:15 - 17:30
Extended practise session and feedback