Volume 16 Supplement 1

Proceedings of the 3rd International Genomic Medicine Conference: structural biology


Publication of this supplement has been supported by the Centre of Excellence in Genomic Medicine Research. The articles have undergone the journal's standard peer review process for supplements. The Supplement Editors declare that they have no competing interests.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

30 November - 3 December 2015

Edited by Ashraf Dallol and Gauthaman Kalamegam.

  1. Research

    Endocrine disruption: In silico perspectives of interactions of di-(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate and its five major metabolites with progesterone receptor

    Di-(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP) is a common endocrine disrupting compound (EDC) present in the environment as a result of industrial activity and leaching from polyvinyl products. DEHP is used as a plasticiz...

    Ishfaq A. Sheikh, Muhammad Abu-Elmagd, Rola F. Turki, Ghazi A. Damanhouri, Mohd A. Beg and Mohammed Al-Qahtani

    BMC Structural Biology 2016 16(Suppl 1):16

    Published on: 30 September 2016

  2. Research

    Human sex hormone-binding globulin as a potential target of alternate plasticizers: an in silico study

    Currently, alternate plasticizers are used to replace phthalate plasticizers in children’s toys, medical equipments and food packaging, due to the adverse effects of phthalate compounds on human health and law...

    Ishfaq A. Sheikh, Muhammad Yasir, Muhammad Abu-Elmagd, Tanveer A. Dar, Adel M. Abuzenadah, Ghazi A. Damanhouri, Mohammed Al-Qahtani and Mohd A. Beg

    BMC Structural Biology 2016 16(Suppl 1):15

    Published on: 30 September 2016