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The Australian BioGrid Portal: Empowering the Molecular Docking Research Community

Gibbins, Hussein, Nadimiti, Krishna, Beeson, Brett, Chhabra, Rajesh, Smith, Brian, & Buyya, Rajkumar (2005) The Australian BioGrid Portal: Empowering the Molecular Docking Research Community. In APAC'05 "Empowering Research Communities" - The APAC Conference and Exhibition on Advanced Computing, Grid Applications and eResearch, 26th-30th Sep 2005, Royal Pines Resort, Gold Coast, Australia.

Abstract

This paper presents the Australian BioGrid Portal that aims to provide the biotechnology sector in Australia with ready access to technologies that enable them to perform drug-lead exploration in an efficient and inexpensive manner on national and international computing Grids. Access will be provided to docking applications and a wide variety of chemical databases. In addition, analysis of the screening results will be made possible using web-based tools, along with archival of these results. The portal aims to become a complete molecular docking e-Research platform, from user management, through to experiment composition, execution over grid resources, and results visualization. One of the most sought after functionalities in the Grid Portals today is ‘Persistence’ and this paper presents a solution which not only offers persistence but also provides portability across the other JSR168 compliant portal containers. This portal also offers a mechanism for users to easily manage multiple projects.

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ID Code: 3780
Item Type: Conference Paper
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Keywords: grid, portal, bioportal, gridsphere, JSR168, Dock, Molecular Docking, eresearch
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > PHYSICAL SCIENCES (020000)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES (060000)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Division of Technology, Information and Learning Support
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2005 (please consult author)
Deposited On: 27 Mar 2006
Last Modified: 09 Jun 2010 22:31

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