druggable

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druggable

, drugable (drŭg′ă-bĕl)
1. Amenable to treatment with drugs or susceptible to alteration or manipulation with drugs.
2. In genetics, pert. to the ability of a molecule to regulate the function of an endogenous protein for the benefit of the organism.
druggabilitydrugability (-bil′ĭt-ē)
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Among all types of therapeutic biologics, discovery of novel antibodies and their related conjugates with not only high affinity and target specificity but also good druggability and biological functionality, has been the main focus of drug companies at present.
Actually, the very poor solubility has become a major hurdle to the druggability of PTX.
Chemists and medical specialists explore enzymes as essential workhorses in pharmaceutical research, as indispensable tools for improving druggability, and as powerful weapons for correcting nature's errors.
Together, the joint research conducted under this agreement will complement the technological bases of both companies and accelerate validation of the importance and druggability of kinase targets to create new drugs based on cancer genomics and discovery research against those targets.
Few successes have been achieved, yet many of the key physical determinants of druggability of surfaces within native protein complexes have remained elusive.
Predicting selectivity and druggability in drug discovery.
The ultimate goal of this study is to demonstrate our ability to safely and effectively engage one of the most important drug targets in all of oncology, p53/p21, and further establish the druggability of transcription factors that have been shown to be some of the most important, but difficult-to-target oncogenic drivers.
Their topics include kernel methods based approaches to classifying and clustering sequential patterns in sequences of continuous feature vectors and discrete symbols, classifying biological sequences, analyzing kinase inhibitors and the druggability of kinase-targets using machine learning techniques, video streaming for on-road traffic density analytics, and sequence pattern mining for web logs.
Our proprietary market survey addresses druggability trends, drug target classes (where RNAi therapeutics will impact) and different therapeutic areas in terms of challenges/opportunities/quantitative industry metrics--this highly valuable dataset is based on an extensive market analysis.
The companies have validated the importance and druggability of a kinase target in a specific genetic context and have generated multiple novel chemical series against this target.
Dr Jon Mason, Heptares' Head of Computational Chemistry will present "High End GPCR Design: Crafted Ligand Design and Druggability Analysis Using Protein Structure, Lipophilic Hotspots and Explicit Water Networks" at 2:05pm EDT on Wednesday 21 May.