Translational Bio Year-in-Review 2023

That’s a wrap on the AMIA Informatics Summit 2023 TBI Year-in-Review! Thank you to everyone for attending, thanks to the authors for publishing, and most of all, thank you to the 2023 TBI Year-in-Review Committee who triaged over 1,100 papers and scored over 400. Final count was 26 papers plus 10 shout outs and 2 […]

TLab moves to LA 🏖️

I’m excited to share that I have joined the faculty at Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles as Vice Chair of Computational Biomedicine and Associate Director of the Cancer Center! My group will continue to advance state-of-the-art of drug side effect and DDI research, biomedical data mining and AI, and translational bioinformatics. In addition, these leadership positions […]

OnSIDES v2.0.0 Released

The second major release of OnSIDES (On-label SIDE effectS resource) is now available at and This version contains significant model improvements and a simpler data structure. The result is significantly improved performance metrics (F1=90, AUROC=92, AUPR=95) at extracting adverse reactions from the FDA structured product labels. Thanks to all the TLab members that […]

Pediatric drug safety featured on cover of Med

Pediatric drug safety lags behind due to challenges in running clinical trials that include children. TLab member, Nicholas Giangreco led the development of novel methods to improve the drug safety landscape in children as part of his dissertation work. His final paper, published in the August 12th issue of Med, is now available and presents […]