SARS-CoV-2 Protein Modeling and Drug Docking

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Learn homology modeling and drug docking

Model protein structures from sequence data

Perform molecular docking of drugs against protein molecules

1 hour
Intermediate
No download needed
Split-screen video
English
Desktop only

In this 1-hour long project-based course, you will construct a 3D structure of a SARS-CoV-2 protein sequence using homology modeling and perform molecular docking of drugs against this protein molecule and infer protein-drug interaction. We will accomplish it in by completing each task in the project which includes - Model protein structures from sequence data - Process proteins and ligands for docking procedure - Molecular docking of drugs against protein molecules Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

  • Bioinformatics

  • Drug docking

  • Protein modeling

  • Protein visualisation

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Introduction to homology modeling and drug docking

  2. Model protein structures from sequence data

  3. Process proteins and ligands for docking procedure

  4. Create grids and write configuration files for docking

  5. Molecular docking of drugs against protein molecules

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