The DrugBank database is a bioinformatics and chemoinformatics resource that combines detailed drug (i.e. chemical, pharmacological and pharmaceutical) data with comprehensive drug target (i.e. sequence, structure, and pathway) information. This collection references drug information.

Prefix
drugbank
Alternative Prefixes
DRUGBANK_ID DrugBank
Keywords
biomedical science drug life science protein
Links
Homepage @DrugBankDB
Contact
David Wishart   0000-0002-3207-2434
Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in DrugBank should match this regular expression:
^DB\d{5}$

Example Local Unique Identifier
DB14938   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from DrugBank should match this regular expression:
^drugbank:DB\d{5}$

Example CURIE
drugbank:DB14938
Publications
Metaregistry DrugBank

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 12 mappings to external registries for drugbank with 8 unique external prefixes.

Registry Name Registry Metaprefix External Prefix Curate
Basic Register of Thesauri, Ontologies & Classifications bartoc 18377
BioContext biocontext DrugBank
Cellosaurus Registry cellosaurus DrugBank
Chemical Information Ontology cheminf 000406
EDAM Ontology edam 2326
FAIRSharing FAIRSharing logo fairsharing FAIRsharing.353yat
Identifiers.org Identifiers.org logo miriam drugbank
Name-to-Thing Name-to-Thing logo n2t drugbank
Prefix Commons prefixcommons drugbank
Registry of Research Data Repositories re3data r3d100010544
UniProt Cross-ref database uniprot DB-0019
Wikidata Property Wikidata Property logo wikidata P715
Providers

Providers are various services that resolve CURIEs to URLs. The example CURIE drugbank:DB14938 is used to demonstrate the provides available for drugbank. Generation of OLS and BioPortal URLs requires additional programmatic logic beyond string formatting.

Name Metaprefix URI
DrugBank drugbank http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB14938
Bioregistry bioregistry https://bioregistry.io/drugbank:DB14938
Identifiers.org miriam https://identifiers.org/drugbank:DB14938
Name-to-Thing n2t https://n2t.net/drugbank:DB14938