The IUPHAR/BPS Guide to Pharmacology was represented at the recent BPS Pharmacology 2018 meeting (London, UK, 18-20 Dec 2018).
Tuesday 18th Dec
On Tuesday we had two significant presentations. Firstly, a late-breaking poster on the IUPHAR/MMV Guide to Malaria Pharmacology. This is an under-development extension to the database to curate in anti-malarial ligands and Plasmodium targets for approved drugs.
Poster: Introducing a new resource: the capture of drugs, leads and targets in the IUPHAR/MMV Guide to MALARIA PHARMACOLOGY (Presented by Dr. Chris Southan & Dr. Simon D. Harding)
Secondly, Dr. Southan presented on the challenges and tribulations of curating peptides in the Guide to Pharmacology. His slides are available below.
Oral Presentation: Tribulations of curating published key bioactive peptides for the Guide to PHARMACOLOGY
Thursday 20th Dec
On the Thursday by three more presentations. Firstly, Dr. Harding presented a flash presentation and poster on new features and updates to the Guide to Pharmacology in 2018, which was awarded the daily flash poster prize.
Poster: The IUPHAR/BPS Guide to PHARMACOLOGY in 2018: new features and updates
Also during the poster session Dr. Southan presented his second poster looking at how we can identify the most pharmacologically significant proteins.
Poster: Will the real pharmacologically significant proteins please stand up?
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