Objective In this tutorial, we shall take a journey together to explore the structure of the DrugBank database. We will observe how the drugs information is structured within DrugBank’s XML database and see how this information can be retrieved using R. Our main purpose here is parsing the database from its containing XML file. Let us begin! What is DrugBank? DrugBank is a comprehensive, freely accessible, online database containing information on drugs and their targets.

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We aim to provide practitioners in the field of drug discovery with a group of computational tools that would aid them in their work

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