On this page you will find the projects that applied to the PRACE Fast Track Call for Proposals for projects requesting computing resources to contribute to the mitigation of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, but were deemed better suited to a different access mechanism after review.
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Project Title: Targeting the interaction of the SARS-Cov2/ACE2 complex with small molecule inhibitors
Project Leader: Prof. Dr Holger Gohlke, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany
Redirected to: Offer for epidemiology research on COVID-19 at JSC.
Research Field: Computational Biology / Biophysics
Project Title: ACCEL-CoV-2: Accelerating the exploration of molecular and dynamical SARS-CoV-2/hACE2 recognition and inhibition mechanisms
Project Leader: Dr Ferran Feixas, University of Girona, Spain
Redirected to: National Calls – User Lab Program at ETHZ/CSCS
Research Field: Biomolecular research to understand the mechanisms of the virus infection and Bio-simulations to develop therapeutics
Project Title: Calibration of the parameters of a network model for studying the transmission dynamics of the SARS-Cov-2
Project Leader: Dr Rafael J. Villanueva, Universitat Politècnica de Valéncia, Spain
Redirected to: PRACE-ICEI Call (Fenix Infrastructure resources)
Research Field: Modeling, Mathematical Epidemiology
Project Title: Antibody epitopes and inhibitor binding sites from structural dynamics of SARS-CoV-2 spike protein clusters
Project Leader: Prof. Dr. Gerhard Hummer, Max Planck Institute of Biophysics, Germany
Redirected to: Redirected to LRZ
Research Field: Biophysics and Biological systems analysis, modelling and simulation