Systematic integration of biomedical knowledge prioritizes drugs for repurposing

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Himmelstein, Daniel Scott; Lizee, Antoine; Hessler, Christine; Brueggeman, Leo; Chen, Sabrina L; Hadley, Dexter; Green, Ari; Khankhanian, Pouya; Baranzini, Sergio E;
(2017)
  • Publisher: eLife Sciences Publications, Ltd
  • Journal: eLife, volume 6 ( eissn: 2050-084X)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.7554/eLife.26726, pmc: PMC5640425
  • Subject: computational biology | systems biology | heterogeneous networks | drug repurposing | Research Article | Computational and Systems Biology | machine learning | Human | [SDV.MHEP]Life Sciences [q-bio]/Human health and pathology

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