WelcomeEdit

Hello, Dockingman. Here's a belated welcome to Wikipedia. Here are a few good links that you might not have read yet:

Thank you for your contributions. CWC(talk) 02:23, 15 October 2006 (UTC)

Mexican Motor MafiaEdit

This article was nominated for proposed deletion 3 minutes after you created it. I've cancelled the proposed deletion. (In case someone else wants to delete that article, it's worth noting that GameTunnel award pages would count as a "non-trivial published work" about the game, per Wikipedia:Notability (software)#Criteria.) Cheers, CWC(talk) 02:23, 15 October 2006 (UTC)

SitagliptinEdit

I've reverted your edit, since the subjective remark you referred to had already been removed 2 edits prior to yours – I'm curious: was it still there when you last visited the page? As for the free base/phosphate salt question, drugbox and article data (including the structural diagram) usually refer only to the free base. Fvasconcellos 18:32, 18 October 2006 (UTC)

  • I guess we probably started the edit at the same time, or I'm not sure what happenned... The pharmaceutical giant was there, but now I can't find it with diffs. I think it took me a little bit to modify the article because I got distracted in the middle, but I'm not sure how would that make a version disappear... Thanks for the info on the free bases though, I wasn't sure how to deal with them -- dockingmanTalk 18:47, 18 October 2006 (UTC)
That was probably it – I guess I must have finished my edit before you finished yours, so you didn't get an "Edit conflict" message. Anyway, welcome! Fvasconcellos 20:45, 18 October 2006 (UTC)

Molecular dockingEdit

Hi, my name is Maxim, i work for Quantum Pharmaceuticals, may I ask you why you delete our information and link to Quantum docking. The development of this program is a milestone in docking area, it does not use training sets and scoring functions because it is pure physics based. It produces superior results in comparison with competition, even for molecules of absolutely novel chemical classes. You can find more information about technology at www.q-pharm.com and www.q-lead.com and even test IC50 calculation on-line freely. So it a really interesting, innovative tool, having nothing to do QSAR and other statistics based approaches. I think we all should be honest ane let people know about the real breakthrough in docking. If you don't like the way I place this information, please correct it and may I kindly ask you not to delete it. Kindest regards, Maxim --—Preceding unsigned comment added by 84.16.136.19 (talkcontribs) 16:05, 30 October 2006(UTC)

The way you are posting links to Q-Pharm looks definitely like spam. The page of Quantum Pharmaceuticals was already deleted twice for not complying with the notability required for inclusion into an encyclopedia. I don't know if you are aware of it, but Wikipedia is not a place to self-advertise your own products. Besides that, your last modification to Molecular docking did not look like it had a neutral point of view. Please understand that this is not a place for advertising, you can go elsewhere for it. This is not a personal attack, we're trying to improve the Molecular docking article and your addition just doesn't do anything better for it. Besides, "docking without scoring"? What's the point of generating a conformation if you're not going to give it a score? That doesn't make sense to me (and anyone in the docking field). Even if the scoring is physics-based, it's still a score. Where is the comparative study of your software versus state-of-the-art software published? I'm interested in reading into it. -- dockingmanTalk 17:51, 30 October 2006 (UTC)

Dear Sir, I am sorry for a delay with an answering your question, but I will control that our scientific team post a proper answer ASAP. We will make a detailed review and corrections in Molecular docking article explaning our technology as a next generation approach in comparison with QSAR and scoring. For now I would like to mention that free evaluation of our molecular docking program is available at Quantum Pharmaceuticals web site, everybody can also play with free on-line IC50 calculator showcasing abilities of our software and core algorithm and read some our computer aided drug design and docking related articles. We welcome most sceptical experts to test software and share their opinion. The most important thing here are your words as a docking expert that "What's the point of generating a conformation if you're not going to give it a score? That doesn't make sense to me (and anyone in the docking field). Even if the scoring is physics-based, it's still a score." It means that making docking without a scoring is a real breakthrough and we altogether should inform our community ASAP about this next step in the technology and implement these achievments. But anyway the best way of doing this is just playing with software trying to resolve most challenging tasks that scoring functions are unable to resolve. Thank you, Maxim--—Preceding unsigned comment added by 84.16.136.19 (talkcontribs) 13:51, 15 December 2006(UTC)

Guy RubinoEdit

My pleasure - I try to fix things like that as I catch 'em, and I do like hanging around the Newpages list from time to time.

Happy editing! --User:AlbertHerring Io son l'orecchio e tu la bocca: parla! 07:53, 4 November 2006 (UTC)

Follow MeEdit

Sorry I really don't know too much about it, my Chinese friend said that this is where she originally learnt English and that she still thinks of Francis Matthews as her first English teacher! mr_uu 13:24, 5 December 2006 (UTC)

db-repostEdit

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Requested move for St. Anne Church, GoaEdit

You put this request in the 'uncontroversial moves' section at WP:RM, but also placed the move proposal template on the article. (BTW, it goes on the talk page, not the article itself.) For now I've removed the proposal from the uncontroversial listings. If it really is uncontroversial, please relist it; otherwise list it in the main section and discuss it with other editors on the talk page. Thanks! Opabinia regalis 01:16, 8 December 2006 (UTC)

Article in need of cleanup - please assist if you canEdit

post nominal lettersEdit

HI,

I see that you have added Elizabeth Mays academic degrees after her name on her page. I would like to point out the Order of Canada is placed before all other letters except VC for the Victoria Cross and CV for the Cross of Valour. Academic degrees always go after Orders and Decorations. see [1] Dowew 01:32, 3 March 2007 (UTC)

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Mark A Brennan Canadian PainterEdit

Thanks for the advice dockingman, much appreciated, will try to remember it....very new to this! tks —Preceding unsigned comment added by Wildernessart (talkcontribs) 03:32, 21 September 2007 (UTC)

biased contributionsEdit

the contributions i made are all based on fact including sources that have already been accepted by wikipedia. Regarding the statement i recently added about the schulich undergrad program being the most difficult to be accepted to in Canada it is based on the fact that the only other program to have an entrance average close to the bba at schulich is the sauder business school at UBC which does not require as many extracurricular activities. the Arts and Sciences program at McMaster U requires only low 90s and nothing more to be admitted. These three programs are the hardest in Canada and the one at Schulich is the most difficult to get into. there is no undergraduate program at McGill that is nearly as hard to be admitted to including their bcom or engineering. the same holds true of U of T, Queens, and applied science at Waterloo. Cheers, cyril2006. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Cyril2006 (talkcontribs) 19:31, 30 October 2007

PS feel free to add the sources yourself so that this non-stereotypical fact about York University is part of the peoples' information. Otherwise it leaves the wiki project to be little more than repetition of stereotypes. It seems that the most obvious and easily sourced information is the only thing that ends up in wikipedia so no new perspectives appear. The "peoples" project is manned by people whose views are so forged by existing stereotypes from established non wiki sources that it has become redundant. They spend time adding things to U of T or McGill but never to York or other lesser known schools. ~~Cyril2006~~ —Preceding unsigned comment added by Cyril2006 (talkcontribs) 02:22, 9 December 2007 (UTC)

Image editEdit

Just to let you know... I uploaded an edit over Image:Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ7 front.jpg, just some minor adjustments. If I have done anything unsatisfactory, you can revert the edit. BTW, the picture is rather small and blurry with a bit of jpeg artifacts, so if you are able to retake the picture under more optimal circumstances, perhaps it could be replaced by a better picture. thegreen J Are you green? 21:35, 20 November 2007 (UTC)

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Buenos Aires stub imageEdit

By all means, change it if you like. I see your point. Thanks for pitching in! Cheers, Her Pegship (tis herself) 05:26, 7 March 2008 (UTC)


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Could you please take a look at this Wikipedia:Articles_for_deletion/Ultrafast_shape_recognition Shyamal (talk) 05:02, 17 April 2008 (UTC)


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Los SimuladoresEdit

Hi, I found during a Google search that you have Los Simuladores listed as a projcet in your sandbox, and that you are a native of Argentina. I learned about that show some time ago, it piqued my interest greatly and I have acquired copies of the Argentina original. But the first season does not have subtitles, and I know only the most basic Spanish. I have looked everywhere online and cannot find any subtitles or captions available. I can't even find a fan website. Do you know of any place that has translations of the show? (Or, if not, would you be willing to assist in a transcription project? If I even had only the Spanish in text, I could easily translate it via computer & dictionary, I think.) If you would prefer to email me instead of replying through Wikipedia, I am at mds9f7@mail.mst.edu or matt.sherrill@gmail.com

Thanks! TravelingCat (talk) 22:32, 11 November 2010 (UTC)

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