Tagged: biophysics

Computer modellers for the win - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Oct 10, 2013

As a computational biologist I rather like the look of this year’s Nobel Prize for Chemistry - it’s been awarded for contributions to computational modelling, to Martin Karplus (University de Strasbourg/Harvard), Michael Levitt (Standford) and Arieh Warshel (University of Southern California). Molecular modelling takes several forms. The twist in the work the prize … Read More

Sunday video: tackling Tuberculosis and biophysics - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Aug 25, 2013

This free-wheeling discussion between Science Alert’s Fiona McDonald and Vic Arcus (University of Waikato) and Greg Cook (University of Otago), with questions from the on-line audience, might give readers some a feel for the time and some of the factors involved in tackling a drug targeting effort, in this case for tuberculosis. It also offers … Read More