World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

OpenPHACTS

Article Id: WHEBN0041341760
Reproduction Date:

Title: OpenPHACTS  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Carole Goble, Antony John Williams, Drug discovery
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

OpenPHACTS

Open PHACTS
Formation 2011
Type Public–private partnership
Purpose Semantic interoperability for drug discovery through Open innovation
Membership
27 member organisations
Key people
Website
  • .org.openphactswww
  • /openphacts.comgithub

Open PHACTS (Open Pharmacological Concept drug discovery.[1][2][3][4] It has been funded by the Innovative Medicines Initiative,[5] selected as part of three projects to "design methods for common standards and sharing of data for more efficient drug development and patient treatment in the future".[6][7]

Partnerships

A total of 27 partners are currently involved including:

Drug discovery

The Open Pharmacological Space created by the consortium is intended to support open innovation and in-house non-public drug discovery research[8] by removing bottlenecks in drug development.[9][10] Resources from the project are publicly available on GitHub.[11]

To reduce the barriers to drug discovery in industry, academia and for small businesses, the Open PHACTS consortium built the Open PHACTS Discovery Platform. This platform is freely available, integrating pharmacological data from a variety of information resources and providing tools and services to question this integrated data to support pharmacological research.

References

  1. ^
  2. ^
  3. ^
  4. ^
  5. ^
  6. ^
  7. ^
  8. ^
  9. ^
  10. ^
  11. ^
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.