Carlos Diaz, CEO of Synapse, and Dr. Montserrat Cases, Project Manager at Synapse, are co-authors of a Comment published in the prestigious scientific magazine Nature Reviews Drug Discovery that summarises the relevance of data sharing for improving the in silico prediction of organ toxicities in the drug development pipeline, the challenges faced and lessons learned during eTOX project. The eTOX project – Integrating bioinformatics and chemoinformatics approaches for the development of expert systems allowing the in silico prediction of toxicities- is an IMI project which run from January 2010 to December 2016.

Article: “Legacy data sharing to improve drug safety assessment: the eTOX project” Ferran Sanz, François Pognan, Thomas Steger-Hartmann, Carlos Díaz, eTOX, Montserrat Cases, et al. Nature Reviews Drug Discovery, 2017. doi:10.1038/nrd.2017.177

More info:at: Nature Reviews|Drug Discovery

More about eTOX:  www.etoxproject.eu

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