February 2nd, 2017

New Drug Archive Links Drugs, Diseases and Proteins for Better Care

By msequeira

Tudor Oprea, MD, PhD

Tudor Oprea, MD, PhD, longed for an archive that could tell him which drugs targeted which proteins that played a role in which diseases. But no such archive existed. Now, he and his international collaborators have created that database. Oprea and his UNM team are building their skills to add to the archive and to discover new drugs using the archive.

Dr. Oprea describes the work to Mike Jaxson, KSVP-AM:

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