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Computational Structural Biology group focusing on dissecting, understanding and predicting biomolecular interactions at the molecular level.

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March 2017

Poster prize at ISGC2017

Our GROMACS in the cloud poster win the poster prize at ISGC2017

America first, HADDOCK second

HADDOCK the best docking program in the world - it's true!

February 2017

Welcome Jorge

Welcome to our new group member Jorge Roel

1st BioExcel Integrative Modelling Newsletter

Read the first newsletter of the BioExcel interest group on integrative modelling

January 2017

eScience ASDI grant

eScience grant on deep learning for scoring biomolecular complexes

December 2016

Modelling bacterial iron piracy

Check out the research story published on the EGI web site about modelling bacterial iron piracy from plant proteins. It describes among other how the HADDOC...

November 2016

Virtual reality meets proteins

Discovering proteins in virtual reality

Marijne wins poster prize at Science for Life conference

Congratulation for Marijne Schijns for her poster prize

October 2016

Welcome Leander

Welcome to our new group member Leander!

NMR group lab day out 2016

Labday out for the NMR group - games and cooking!

Welcome Nevia

Welcome to our new group member Nevia!

September 2016

NSBM fall meeting

Announcing the Netherlands Society on Biomolecular Modelling fall meeting - Utrecht November 16th

Announcing the POWERFIT web server

PowerFit fits your 3D structures in any map

August 2016

Welcome Kasey

Welcome to our new group member Kasey!

Announcing the DISVIS web server

Visualize your accessible interaction space with the DISVIS server

July 2016

Succesful EMBO course in Barcelona

A very successful EMBO practical course on Integrative Modelling of Biomolecular Interactions"

June 2016

Zeynep wins doctoral dissertation award

Congratulations to Zeynep for her doctoral dissertation award from Bogazici University

HADDOCK goes Italy!

We are continuously promoting HADDOCK in workshop. Three tutorials were recently given.

May 2016

View the First BioExcel HADDOCK webinar

Webinar about HADDOCK and the differences between the server and a local version"

April 2016

First BioExcel Webinar

First BioExcel Webinar on integrative modelling using HADDOCK

March 2016

Welcome Mikael

Mikael Trellet - our new post-doc in the CSB group

Summer School on Molecular Modeling for Life Sciences

First edition of the School on Molecular Modeling for Life Sciences, Sardinia, June 2016

February 2016

EGI-Mobrain SLA for 75 millions CPU hours

EGI-MoBrain collaboration - a service level agreement for better research

Welcome back Adrien

Adrien Melquiond returns to the CSB group

January 2016

How a bachelor practical became an educational paper

Our moleculer modelling computer practical for 2nd year chemistry bachelor students published in BAMBE

Welcome Joerg

Welcome to our new group member Joerg Schaarschmidt

December 2015

BioExcel center of excellence H2020 project started

H2020 BioExcel center of excellence project started with UU partner

November 2015

Doctor Gydo

Fresh doctor's title for Gydo

Official opening of the uNMR-NL facility

NMR, its applications and the Dutch uNMR-NL facility

October 2015

Announcing the EMBO course on integrative modelling

Integrative modelling of biomolecular interactions - Barcelona 2016

INSTRUCT practical course - April 2016

Advanced methods for the integration of diverse structural data with NMR data

Check our entries in the PDB

Check our contribution to the PDB structures

SBGRID webinar about HADDOCK server vs local install

Listen to the SGBRID webinar by Alexandre Bonvin describing the HADDOCK webserver and a local install of the software

August 2015

Anna's Binding Affinity Work Published in eLife

A simple, contact-based predictor of binding affinity for protein-protein complexes published in eLife

July 2015

Read about the Facebook of Proteins in the July Issue of C2W

Issue 12 of the Dutch Royal Society of Chemistry biweekly magazine (C2W) reports on our reseach about protein-protein interactions

June 2015

Inge wins price for the best highschool research project

Inge Clemens who did her final year research project in the CSB group wins the 1st price

WeNMR highlights in the 2014 SURFSara annual report

SURFSara's annual report 2014 hightlights protein research with grid computing

May 2015

TOP-PUNT NWO proposal granted

The Baldus and Bonvin labs get a 2 million euros TOP-PUNT grant

HADDOCK Survey Statistics

Read about Joao's working environment

An interview with João from the CBS group about his working environment

Two new H2020 projects funded!

H2020 e-Infrastructure VRE project "West-Life" and Center of Excellent project "BioExcel" funded

HADDOCK goes cryo-EM

HADDOCK now supports docking from cryo-EM data

April 2015

Fill in the HADDOCK survey

Help us improve our software - fill our online survey!

WeNMR cluster integrated into Life Science Grid

The CSB group now hosts a WeNMR Life Science Grid cluster managed by SURFSara

Welcome to Jeff Grinstead

Jeff Grinstead as visiting professor from the University of Pugetsound (WA, USA)

March 2015

HADDOCK2.2 released

Version 2.2 of the HADDOCK software and its web server released!

Visit of Alan Mark from the University of Queensland

Prof. Alan Mark will visit the group on March 30/31

February 2015

Another Marie Curie Fellowship for the lab

Dr. Irina Moreira from Porto University got a Marie Curie fellowship to join the CSB lab

A Happy Haddock User

Positive quote from a satisfied HADDOCK user

Top Performance Of Haddock In Casp Capri

Top performance of HADDOCK in the joint CASP/CAPRI prediction round!

Marie Curie Fellowship For Anna

Anna Vangone receives a H2020 Marie Curie fellowship!

January 2015

H2020 Infrastructure Project I Next Funded

iNEXT H2020 infrastructure project funded - 10 million for structural biology in Europe!

Second H2020 E Infrastructure Project Landing

Utrecht participates to the newly funded EGI-Engage project under the H2020 e-Infrastructure programme.

First H2020 E Infrastructure Project Landing

A large international EU consortium gets funded under the H2020 eInfrastructure programme to develop CLOUD eScience solutions.

Gordon Conference On Computational Aspects Of Biomolecular Nmr

Gordon Conference on Biomolecular Aspects of Biomolecular NMR - June 2015

December 2014

Haddock Worldmap

Worldwide distribution of registered HADDOCK server users

Fresh Doctor Joao

Joao Rodrigues successfully defended his PhD thesis

November 2014

Gydo Wins The Nsbm Poster Prize

Poster prize for Gydo van Zundert at the fall 2014 NSBM meeting

First Haddock Model

Handcrafted with wood: The first HADDOCK model, well... half of it!

Li Xue Joins The Lab

We welcome Dr. Li Xue who got a NWO VENI grant

October 2014

Nobel Prize Laureate Lecture Levitt

Lecture Chemistry Nobel Prize laureate Michael Levitt - Utrecht, December 11th

Once Upon A Time Two Proteins

HADDOCKing with co-evolution restraints: collaboration with Harvard University @eLife

September 2014

Haddock Goes Crowd Computing

Alexandre talks to the Desktop Grid Federation about the social life of molecules.