Contains a comprehensive collection of approved drugs in Japan, USA and Europe unified based on chemical structures and/or chemical components. KEGG DRUG is a database which contains information about molecular networks, such as targets, metabolizing enzymes and drug–drug interactions. All the marketed drugs in Japan, the prescription drugs but also the over-the-counter (OTC) drugs, are represented in the database, including crude drugs and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) drugs.
Bioinformatics Center, Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto University, Uji, Kyoto, Japan; Human Genome Center, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Minato-ku, Tokyo, japan; Life Science Solutions Department, Fujitsu Kyushu Systems Ltd., Sawara-ku, Fukuoka, Japan
KEGG DRUG funding source(s)
Supported by the Japan Science and Technology Agency (KEGG project, partial); Bioinformatics Center, Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto University (computational resource).