Tuesday , 11 May 2021

A Review on Computer-Aided Drug Design

P. Sudheer Kumar*, Fitzerald Hujon* and Ananda Kumar 
Vellore Institute of Technology, 1, 2 School of Advanced Sciences, School of Computing science and engineering Vellore, 632014, TamilNadu.
Received: 29 April 2014, Accepted: 30 June 2014, Published Online: 27 July 2014

Drug design through computer, a recent, very effective technique in modern era. Now a day’s Computer Aided Drug Design (CADD) technologies are used in nanotechnology, biochemistry, molecular biology. The main benefit of the CADD is cost effective in research and development of drugs. There are wide range of software’s are used in CADD. There are different techniques used in CADD visualization, homology, molecular dynamics, energy minimization molecular docking, QSAR etc., Computer aided drug design is applicable in cancer diseases, transportation of drug to specific site in body, data collections and storages of organic and biological. Conformational properties and energetic of small molecules and DNA cleavage are widely used this technique for the development of this technique.
Keywords: computer-aided drug design, pharmacodynamic, software, drug

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