Priority index for human genetics and drug discovery

Nature Genetics
Volume 51 Issue 7, July 2019
https://www.nature.com/ng/volumes/51/issues/7

 

News & Views | 28 June 2019
Priority index for human genetics and drug discovery
Although human genetics can help identify new drug targets, the best way to prioritize genes as therapeutic targets is uncertain. A new study describes a framework to prioritize potential targets by integrating genome-wide association data with genomic features, disease ontologies and network connectivity.
Robert M. Plenge