The druggable genome: an update

Drug Discov Today. 2005 Dec;10(23-24):1607-10. doi: 10.1016/S1359-6446(05)03666-4.


Annotating the druggable genome estimates the potential maximum size of the playing field for current small-molecule drug design but It does not consider biologicals or future breakthroughs in medicinal chemistry or biology.

MeSH terms

  • Drug Design*
  • Genome
  • Humans
  • Proteins* / chemistry
  • Proteins* / metabolism


  • Proteins