TiD News: March

IDG Press Releases: Scientists to Explore the ‘Dark Genome’ for New Drug Targets

Scientists in the international Illuminating the Druggable Genome (IDG) project, including the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, are taking an unprecedented approach to discovering new medical therapies. They’re exploring the 38 percent of the human genome that is

Drug discovered by scientists of NMSU and UNM Cancer Center could lead to new treatments

Fifteen years after a chance meeting started their partnership, a compound Jeffrey Arterburn, and Eric Prossnitz discovered may lead to new skin cancer treatments. Eric Prossnitz, (left) University of New Mexico professor in the Department of Internal Medicine, and chief

(IDG) Druggablegenome.net

The goal of the Illuminating the Druggable Genome (IDG) program is to improve our understanding of the properties and functions of proteins that are currently unannotated within the three most commonly drug-targeted protein families: G-protein coupled receptors, ion channels, and

UNM HSC Newsbeat/ KRQE Video featuring Christophe Lambert

The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center has received a nearly $2.4 million award to study the safety and effectiveness of bipolar disorder treatments in the United States. The nationwide study – to be funded over four years by

Our Publications Section

Here you can search Publications by Author. Tudor Oprea, M.D., Ph.D. Cristian Bologa Ph.D. Browse Our Latest Publications. Pharos: Collating protein information to shed light on the druggable genome. Nguyen DT, Mathias S, Bologa C, Brunak S, Fernandez N, Gaulton A,

Dr. Kroth’s Book now Available!

Health Care USA, Ninth Edition offers students of health administration, public health, medicine, and related fields a wide-ranging overview of America’s health care system. Combining historical perspective with analysis of current trends, including the implementation of the Affordable Care Act

TiD Innovation

Follow link: DrugCentral.org

DrugCentral is online drug information resource created and maintained by Division of Translational Informatics at University of New Mexico. DrugCentral provides information on active ingredients chemical entities, pharmaceutical products, drug mode of action, indications, pharmacologic action. We monitor FDA, EMA,


Drug Repurposing Projects Ketorolac Virtual screening by TiD identified the R-enantiomer of ketorolac as a hit for blocking GTPase activation in response to growth factor stimulus. Ketorolac is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used for pain relief under the trade

Digital Assets

FACILITIES AND OTHER RESOURCES UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO Translational Informatics Division The Translational Informatics Division (TID) is housed in the Innovation Discovery & Training Complex (IDTC) together with the UNM Center for Molecular Discovery (UNMCMD). TID is part of the


Cheminformatics is the application of informatics and computation to chemistry.  Historically, cheminformatics has been associated with drug discovery science.  Cheminformatics encompasses a wide range of foundational disciplines and computational technologies, from graph theory based molecular representations, to machine learning based

Translational Bioinformatics

Translational Bioinformatics (TBI): The science of leveraging biomolecular data into clinical medicine. Here is a much longer definition from the American Medical Informatics Association site. Translational Bioinformatics is the development of storage, analytic, and interpretive methods to optimize the transformation of increasingly

Clinical Informatics

Fellowship NOW Being Offered at UNM The Department of Internal Medicine is starting a new Clinical Informatics Fellowship.  For more information, click HERE Clinical Informatics is the application of health information technologies to help in the quality of health care, control

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TiD Talks

Translational Informatics Talks and Conferences TiD has a long tradition of collaboration with leading clinicians and scientists. In working with these leaders, we have sponsored numerous speaker series from “Drug Discovery Days” to “Grand Rounds.” Below is a list of innovative

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Data Science

Please click on images to the right to learn more about some of TiD's innovative applications such as the recently developed TiNEX, our legacy Public Apps, and Carlsbad One. For more TiDware, see the tab at the top of this page.