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The RESOLUTE consortium: unlocking SLC transporters for drug discovery

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Nature Reviews Drug Discovery 19, 429-430 (2020)



This project has received funding from the Innovative Medicines Initiative 2 Joint Undertaking under grant agreement No 777372. This Joint Undertaking receives support from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme and EFPIA.


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Competing Interests

Although research of the RESOLUTE consortium is in the precompetitive space, the following authors are employed by companies as indicated in more detail by their affiliations: M.C., R.E., D.H., S.L., S.N., M.P., R.S., C.M.S., H.Z., S.C., A.F., M.I., G.M., L.R., F.S., L.S., M.S., P.T., S.T., H.B., A.B., E.B., Y.N.C., A.E., A.M.F., V.P., D.Z., B.H., M.L., D.S., C.V., C.W., B.B., L.C., Y.I., M.P., J.R., J.S., P.S., K.S., C.B., B.B., J.C., M.D., H.F., T.L., V.M., A.P., F.P., V.Y., P.A., C.D., F.D., V.M., A.L.S., H.S., M.W.

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