Machine Learning and Visualization in Structural Biology. Start date: April 1, 2006. Expires: March 31, 2010. Amount: $322,749. Principal investigator: Jude Shavlik. Institution: University of Wisconsin, Madison. NIH institute: NLM.
Proposal to develop computerized tools that assist X-ray crystallographers rapidly determine the three-dimensional structure of a protein. The project will create automated methods based both on statistical machine-learning and computer-vision techniques, as well as visualization tools.