Melbourne BioViz

Poliovirus Supercomputer Simulations

This video shows the reconstruction and simulation of poliovirus using the BlueGene/Q supercomputer at the Victorian Life Sciences Computation Initiative. The poliovirus model is being used as a basis for understanding antiviral drugs, virus infection and helps us to learn how to model related viruses such as Enterovirus 71 (excerpt from VIDRL website, by Jason Roberts)

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