Special Issue "Structural Genomic Evaluations Using Molecular Modeling"

A special issue of Sci (ISSN 2413-4155).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (10 January 2021) | Viewed by 135

Special Issue Editor

Dr. Christopher Campbell
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Guest Editor
Department of Health and Biomedical Sciences, AdventHealth University, 671 Winyah Drive, Orlando, FL 32803, USA
Interests: structural genomics of infectious diseases; drug discovery
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Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

The field of structural genomics has been expanding rapidly for several years. The need for high quality analyses of protein structures is valuable to drug design efforts and chemotherapeutic applications. Computational analysis provides a general prediction of biochemical function establishing a foundation for further direct experimentation. Specifically, techniques such as domain identification, homology modeling, in silico drug screening, and pharmacophore identification allow us to develop a greater understanding of the potential roles of these proteins in signal transduction and gene expression. Putative characterizations of hypothetical proteins open doors to novel insights expanding our knowledge of the pathophysiology of both acute and chronic diseases.

Topics of interest in this special issue include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Computational protein characterization
  • Drug discovery
  • Protein structure analysis
  • Homology modeling
  • Bioinformatics analysis
  • High throughput in silico drug screening

Dr. Christopher Campbell
Guest Editor

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  • Structural Genomics
  • Drug Design
  • Molecular Modeling
  • Genomics
  • Proteomics
  • In silico analysis
  • High throughput screening
  • Molecular docking
  • Infectious Disease
  • Protein Characterization.

Published Papers

There is no accepted submissions to this special issue at this moment.
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