DOI: 10.18129/B9.bioc.synergyfinder  

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Calculate and Visualize Synergy Scores for Drug Combinations

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Efficient implementations for analyzing pre-clinical multiple drug combination datasets. It provides efficient implementations for 1.the popular synergy scoring models, including HSA, Loewe, Bliss, and ZIP to quantify the degree of drug combination synergy; 2. higher order drug combination data analysis and synergy landscape visualization for unlimited number of drugs in a combination; 3. statistical analysis of drug combination synergy and sensitivity with confidence intervals and p-values; 4. synergy barometer for harmonizing multiple synergy scoring methods to provide a consensus metric of synergy; 5. evaluation of synergy and sensitivity simultaneously to provide an unbiased interpretation of the clinical potential of the drug combinations. Based on this package, we also provide a web application ( for users who prefer graphical user interface.

Author: Shuyu Zheng [aut, cre], Jing Tang [aut]

Maintainer: Shuyu Zheng <shuyu.zheng at>

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