The DisGeNET knowledge management platform was presented by IMIM researchers

The TransQST Webinar series 2020 was launched on Monday July 6th with an interactive presentation given by Janet Piñero (Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute (IMIM), Barcelona, Spain) on the DisGeNet knowledge management platform for disease genomics. 

DisGeNET contains information on genes and variants associated with drug side effects, facilitating drug target identification and toxicity assessment, thus making it a key resource in the support of drug R&D. 

The webinar attracted over 50 TransQST delegates and included the presentation of use cases and practical guide on the use of the platform.