Collaborative Activity between Thailand and India in High Technology

BIOTEC organized the Training Course on Protein Structure Prediction and Modeling, 4-8 September 2006 at BIOTEC Building, Thailand Science Park. This Course was a collaborative effort with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, under the initiative to foster collaboration between Thailand and India in high technology. Guest instructor for the Course is Dr. Devapriya Choudhury from Jawaharlal Nehru University. 

The Course was sponsored by Royal Thai Consulate-General in Chennai, India and was attended by 40 Thai participants.  The objective of course was to provide an introduction to the concept of protein structure and the approaches techniques used in protein structure prediction as well as the in depth training on tools for protein structure prediction, structural design and molecular docking and the applications of these tools. 

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From left to right: Mr. Pisan Marnawapat, Deputy Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Foreign Affaires presided over the opening ceremony; Dr. Devapriya Choudhury from Jawaharlal Nehru University teaching the course; Training Course in progress.