Topics and Expertise: visualization

Tom Ferrin, PhD


My lab develops software tool for visualizing and analyzing molecular structures at scales ranging from the atomic to the supramolecular.

Reflection: 30 years of top NIH funding for UCSF School of Pharmacy

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Budget significance
Reasons for past success
A decade of funding for bioinformatics
New drug discovery directions attract support

Ferrin uses computation and computers to understand molecules

Tom Ferrin, PhD, faculty member in the UCSF School of Pharmacy, is an expert in the use of computation and computer-generated images and simulations of biological molecules to understand how molecules act and interact.