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Novel Approach Uses Genetic Data To Reduce Drug Development Failures

News   Sep 08, 2020 | Original story from the University of Bristol

 
Novel Approach Uses Genetic Data To Reduce Drug Development Failures

Comparing the genetic inferred causal relationships of proteins on human diseases with historic drug development programs, this study, for the first time, showed that protein-disease pairs with genetic predicted causal evidence is more likely to be approved drugs for the same indications. Credit: Dr Jie Zheng.

 
 
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