Symposium SDBS

 
 

A Half-Day Symposium on
Structure and Dynamics of Biochemical Systems:
Computations and Experiments


Venue: PBCEC Seminar Room (Visitor's Hostel, IIT Kanpur)

Date: February 8, 2019

 

14:30-15:15

Advances and Pitfalls in Computational Enzymatic Catalaysis

Prof. Maria Joao Ramos

(Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Porto, Portugal)

15:15-15:45

Synthetic Antibody Based Sensors and Modulators of GPCR Structure and Function

Dr. Arun Shukla

(Department of Biological Sciences and Engineering, IIT Kanpur)

15:45-16:15

Transimination Process at the Active Site of a PLP-dependent Enzyme in Aqueous Medium

Prof. Amalendu Chandra

(Department of Chemistry, IIT Kanpur)

16:15-16:45

Tea/Coffee Break

16:45-17:30

Enzymatic Reaction Mechanisms Studied with QM/MM Methodologies

Prof. Pedro Alexandrino Fernandes

(Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Porto, Portugal)

17:30-18:00

Polyglutamine Aggregation and Inhibition in Neurodegenerative Diseases

Dr. Ashwani Thakur

(Department of Biological Sciences and Engineering, IIT Kanpur)

18:00-18:30

How to Increase the Kinetic Stability of Covalent Complex of Beta-Lactamase and Beta-Lactam Antibiotics? Insights from Computations.

Prof. Nisanth N. Nair

(Department of Chemistry, IIT Kanpur)

18:30-18:45

Discussions