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A growing repository of the vast array of databases and online tools in the field of biology and its sub-disciplines. Includes extended descriptions of each resource and links to tutorials.

Drug Bank

DrugBank is a large database of over 12,500 chemically and biologically active molecules. Each entry contains data on the nature of the drug, chemical information, biological targets, pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic information, along with formulations, and indications and contraindications. 


Operating Institution(s): University of Alberta-David Wishart Lab, The Innovation Metabolomics Center 

Supporting Institution(s): Alberta Innovates - Health Solutions, Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Genome Alberta, Genome British Columbia, Genome Canada


Help Center - Collection of documents on how to use Drug Bank 

FAQ Page




Created: 5/6/2019

Reviewed: 5/17/2019

Revised: 5/17/2019