Illuminating The Druggable Genome Resource Dissemination And Outreach Center


Larry A. Sklar, Ph.D.
Distinguished University Professor
Department of Pathology University of New Mexico

Previous Co-PI (Dec. 2017 - Jan. 2022)

Tudor Oprea, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief, Translational Informatics Division
Department of Internal Medicine at Health Science Center


The RDOC collaboration extends to UNM. Dr. Larry Sklar heads the Management and Administration Core (MAC), which support and coordinates across the entire IDG Consortium. Additional work will be focused on formulating policy and guidelines that will govern the collaboration and sharing of resources, data and information amongst IDG members and general scientific community. Dr. Tudor Oprea leads IDG outreach to other consortia or groups and develops training programs for PHAROS and informatics tools.

NIH grant number: 1U24TR002278-01

RDOC at UNM publications:

  1. TIN-X: target importance and novelty explorer. Cannon DC, Yang JJ, Mathias SL, Ursu O, Mani S, Waller A, Schürer SC, Jensen LJ, Sklar LA, Bologa CG, Oprea TI. Bioinformatics. 2017 Aug 15;33(16):2601-2603. doi: 10.1093/bioinformatics/btx200. PMID: 28398460.
  2. Pharos: Collating protein information to shed light on the druggable genome. Nguyen DT, Mathias S, Bologa C, Brunak S, Fernandez N, Gaulton A, Hersey A, Holmes J, Jensen LJ, Karlsson A, Liu G, Ma'ayan A, Mandava G, Mani S, Mehta S, Overington J, Patel J, Rouillard AD, Schürer S, Sheils T, Simeonov A, Sklar LA, Southall N, Ursu O, Vidovic D, Waller A, Yang J, Jadhav A, Oprea TI, Guha R. Nucleic Acids Res. 2017 Jan 4;45(D1):D995-D1002. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkw1072. Epub 2016 Nov 29. PMID: 27903890, PMCID: PMC5210555