Protein structure and structure-based drug design

This is a 1.5 ECTS course in protein structure and structure-based drug design given at Lund University 10-13 January 2017. Lectures and hands-on tutorials will focus on: Protein structure / Sequence & structural databases / Structure in drug discovery / Internet tools for drug discovery / Ligand docking and screening. There will also be time for networking.

Registration deadline – 10 December, 2016.

Link to schedule

Link to "Lecture note in structural bioinformatics: A practical guide"

Maximum number of participants: 10

Prior to course start: Students are strongly recommended before the start of the course to acquire basic knowledge in protein structure and function (see for example Students are also urged to go through the basic tutorial on the use of Chimera: the official Chimera site tutorials:

Additional sites (much more can be found via Internet):;

Course leader and contact person
Salam Al-Karadaghi, Dept. of Biochemistry and Structural Biology, Lund University
Phone: 046-2224512

NDPIA participants can register below and have priority to attend the course. Non-NDPIA members: please contact to announce your interest in attending the course.


Bookings are closed for this event.