Drug repurposing: Misconceptions, challenges, and opportunities for academic researchers

Science Translational Medicine
Volume 13| Issue 612| 22 Sep 2021
https://www.science.org/toc/stm/current

 

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Drug repurposing: Misconceptions, challenges, and opportunities for academic researchers
BY C. Glenn Begley et al.
22 Sep 2021
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The assumption that drug repurposing efficiently delivers new drugs ignores the realities of drug development required to achieve regulatory approval.