Enhanced neuronal differentiation by dynamic piezoelectric stimulation
New PhD student: Raquel Gouveia
VIRHOSTAI – virus-host interactome project driven by AI approved
SPOTONE: Hot Spots on Protein Complexes with Extremely Randomized Trees via Sequence-Only Features
Potassium channel dysfunction in models of neurodevelopmental disorders
Cutting-Edge Virus-Host Interactome Discovery: A Multi-Omics AI Driven Approach
New Chapter – Deep Learning Chapter for Protein Hot-Spot Prediction
New Publication – Dopamine Receptors and Intracellular Partners
New Master’s Student – Nádia Pereira
New Researcher-Catarina Marques
New Master’s Student-Ian Pinheiro
New Master’s Student-Daniel Silvério
HADDOCK workshop on information – driven modelling of biomolecular complexes
10-02-2018: Our group’ name was changed to DDMD to better fit the current research projects.
25-01-2018: We have an open position for a postdoctoral fellow.
18-12-2017: Carlos, a master student at the lab, won a 7 weeks fellowship to Utrecht under the HPC program.
12-12-2017: We are editing a Special Issue “Modulation of protein-protein Interactions for Development of Effective Therapeutics – from a Joint Perspective of Experiment and Computation” for Current Topics of Medicinal Chemistry.
12-12-2017: The EJIBCE meeting is this year associated to the MOL2NET-03 International Conference Series on Multidisciplinary Sciences.
02-11-2017: A new chapter was accepted at Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry: “Computational tools for the structural characterization of proteins and their complexes from sequence-evolutionary data”
01-11-2017: EJIBCE2017 registration is now open.
02-10-2017: A new chapter was just published at Neuromethods.
19-09-2017: A new position for a researcher to join the group is open.
18-09-2017: We welcome Pedro Filipe, a new student in the lab.
15-09-2017: Antonio and Jose just defended their Master thesis, achieving a score of 20 out 20. Congratulations!
11-09-2017: We welcome Nicia Ferreira, a new Ph.D co-supervised in the lab.
06-09-2017: Check new Methods in Cell Biology chapter on GPCRs.
23-9-2017: Check a new paper describing HADDOCK performance in the D3R Grand Challenge 2 published at J Comput Aided Mol Des .
17-08-2017: Check our new Scientific Reports article describing SpotOn, a web server to identify and classify interfacial residues as Hot-Spots (HS) and Null-Spots (NS).
17-08-2017: Beatriz Bueschbell, a Trainee from Bonn University will join the lab on September 4th.
17-07-2017: The first paper by two master student’s, Antonio and Jose, is already online. Free available until September 9th in the link above.
09-06-2017: Applications to the 2017 Summer School in Computational Biology are now open.
06-04-2017: Our paper on IJMS is on the top 10% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
01-03-2017: A new master student joined the lab.
01-03-2017: A new rotation student joined the lab.
27-12-2016: Our latest paper on IJMS has reached more than 500 views.
23-12-2016: Irina Moreira was selected to an oral presentation at Biophysical Society Meeting 2017.
21-12-2016: Jose Almeida was selected to an oral presentation at EJIBCE 2016.
18-07-2016: Three new collaborative papers were published recently.
01-07-2016: A new graduate student joined the lab.
07-06-2016: Two new masters students joined the lab.
27-11-2015: We have a new position for a researcher to joint the group.
30-10-2015: The third edition of EJIBCE will be held at Coimbra on December 18th.
07-10-2015: Giulia Morra, Irina Moreira and Ozge Sensoy were granted 1.100.000 CPU hours at CINECA by the ISCRA programme.
06-10-2015: IS moreira presented “Structural/energetic analysis of protein-based interactions: highlighting the electrostatics contribution” at the workshop: Multiple Faces of Biomolecular Electrostatics, USA, October, 12th-16th 2015.
08-09-2015: IS Moreira presented “Insights into the plasticity and adaptability of protein-protein interfaces” at the 25 th Intl. BIOMOS Symposium on Biomolecular Simulation, Ausserberg, September, 9th-11th 2015.
01-07-2015: 2015 Summer School in Computational Biology was held at Coimbra (Portugal), September 2-11, 2015. Check the link for more informations: http://www.uc.pt/en/iii/initiatives/cbuc/curso
29-05-2015: Our recent review: “The role of water occlusion for the definition of a protein binding hot-spot” within the special issue “Protein Interfaces as targets in drug discovery” at CTMC is already online.
06-04-2015: We have recently published the paper of the new server to detect Hot-Spots at Protein-Protein and Protein-Nucleic Acid complexes. Please check: http://bio-aims.udc.es/MolStructPred.php
04-04-2015: An experimental collaborative paper was accepted at Chemical Biology and Drug Design Journal.