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Hot topic: Pharmacogenomics of GPCR Drug Targets

A system of rigorous clinical trials and regulation exist to ensure that a new drug is safe and effective when reaching the market. However, natural human genetic variation(s) may cause individuals to respond differently to the same medication. A collaboration

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Hot topic: Trends in GPCR drug discovery: new agents, targets and indications

New avenues for GPCR drug discovery have emerged owing to recent advances in receptor pharmacology, technological breakthroughs in structural biology and innovations in biotechnology. A collaboration between the Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology, University of Copenhagen (home of the

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New content and features on The Guide to PHARMACOLOGY: our April 2014 update

Last month we updated our site to include the results of our curation efforts since the start of the year. Our main focus of 2014 so far has been curation of approved drugs and clinical targets, and the site has

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Drug and target lists on the Guide to PHARMACOLOGY

Given the intense interest in drugs and their human targets, both in pharmacology and chemical biology, obtaining a simple list of either is surprisingly difficult. There are many reasons for this. One of them is that those lists that can

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