Open Source Data


Therapeutics Data Commons

TDC is a is an open-source and comprehensive data hub of machine learning datasets for therapeutics. TDC covers a wide range of tasks, including target discovery, activity screening, efficacy, saffety, and manufacturing. TDC contains datasets describing diverse types of products, including small molecules, antibodies, vaccines, and miRNA.

The TDC platform implements numerous data functions for dataset processing, model evaluation, molecule generation oracles, and more.

View the TDC Website


Stanford Biomedical Network Dataset Collection

BioSNAP is a collection diverse biomedical networks, inclusing protein-protein interaction networks, single-cell similarity networks, drug-drug interaction networks.

BioSNAP datasets contain metadata on graphs and node features, and can be easily linked to external repositories of biological knowledge.

View the BioSNAP Website


The Open Graph Benchmark

OGB is a collection of benchmark datasets, data loaders, and evaluators for graph machine learning. Datasets cover a variety of graph machine learning tasks and real-world applications.

The OGB data loaders are fully compatible with popular graph deep learning frameworks, including Pytorch Geometric and DGL. They provide automatic dataset downloading, standardized dataset splits, and unified performance evaluation.

View the OGB Website

Disease pathways

Disease pathways overlaid on the human interactome

View Disease Pathway Dataset

Multimodal cancer network

Multimodal network centered on genes frequently mutated in cancer patients

The multimodal cancer network integrates information on chemicals, diseases, molecular functions, genes, and protein.

The dataset has 21 types of biologically meaningful associations (edge types): chemical-chemical, chemical-protein, disease-chemical, disease-disease, disease-function, disease-gene, function-function, gene-gene (split into 6 edge types by interaction type), gene-protein, protein-function, and protein-protein interactions.

The network has 20 K nodes and 3.4 M edges.

View the Multimodal Cancer Network

Giga-scale biological network

The giga-scale biological network is one of the largest networks ever constructed in biology. The network integrates protein and genetic interaction data from more than two thousand species.

The network has 10 M nodes and 2.3 B edges.

View the Giga-Scale Biological Network

Tree of life

Protein interactomes across the tree of life

The dataset contains protein interactomes from 1,840 species across the tree of life. The dataset contains rich metadata about prrteins, including their homology relationships

The dataset also contains metadata about species, including taxonomy of species, phylogenetic reltionships, and ecological information on environments and habitats in which species live.

View the Tree of Life dataset

Polypharmacy network

Network of drugs, proteins, and side effects

The polypharmacy network is a highly multi-relational network, consisting of protein-protein interactions, drug-protein targets, and drug-drug interactions encoded by polypharmacy side effects.

The network has 20 K nodes and 5 M edges, which are split into 1 K distinct edge types.

View the Polypharmacy Network

Tissue-specific protein dataset

The dataset contains protein-protein interaction networks specific to 107 human tissues, a tissue hierarchy of anatomical relationships between tissues, and tissue-specific gene-function annotations.

View the Tissue-Specific Protein Dataset

Human knowledge network

The human knowledge network contains interactions between proteins, diseases, biological processes, side effects, and drugs.

The network has 98 K nodes and 8 M edges, which are split into 42 distinct types of biologically relevant molecular interactions.

View the Human Knowledge Network

Latest News

Jan 2021:   Workshop on AI in Health at the Web Conference

We are excited to co-organize Workshop on AI in Health: Transferring and Integrating Knowledge for Better Health at the Web (WWW) conference. The call for papers is open! We also announce the AI in Health Data Challenge.

Jan 2021:   Tutorial on ML for Drug Development

We will present a tutorial on ML/AI for drug discovery and development at IJCAI conference. See the tutorial website.

Dec 2020:   Two New Papers Published

Dec 2020:   Bayer Early Excellence in Science Award

Our research won the Bayer Early Excellence in Science Award. We are honored to have received this recognition!

Nov 2020:   Therapeutics Data Commons (TDC)

We are thrilled to announce Therapeutics Data Commons (TDC)! We invite you to join TDC. TDC is an open-source and community-driven effort.

Nov 2020:   National Symposium on the Future of Drugs

On behalf of the NSF, we are organizing the National Symposium on Drug Repurposing for Future Pandemics. We have a stellar lineup of invited speakers! Register at

Oct 2020:   MARS: Novel Cell Types in Single-cell Datasets

Sep 2020:   Four Papers Accepted at NeurIPS

Thrilled that our lab has 4 papers accepted at NeurIPS 2020! Congratulations to fantastic students and collaborators, Michelle, Xiang, Kexin, Sam, and Emily.

Sep 2020:   MITxHarvard Women in AI Interview

The MITxHarvard Women in AI initiative talked with Marinka about AI, machine learning, and the role of new technologies in biomedical research.

Aug 2020:   Trustworthy AI for Healthcare

We are excited to be co-organizing a workshop at AAAI 2021 on Trustworthy AI for Healthcare! We have a stellar lineup of speakers. Details to follow soon!

Aug 2020:   Network Drugs for COVID-19

What are network drugs? Drugs for COVID-19 predicted by network medicine, our graph neural networks (GNNs), and our rank aggregation algorithms, followed by experimental confirmations. The full paper is finally out!

Jul 2020:   Podcast on ML for Drug Development

Tune in to the podcast with Marinka about machine learning to drug development. The discussion focuses on open research questions in the field, including how to limit the search space of high-throughput screens, design drugs entirely from scratch, and identify likely side-effects of combining drugs in novel ways.

Jul 2020:   Postdoctoral Research Fellowship

We have a new opening for a postdoctoral research fellow in novel machine learning methods to combat COVID-19! Submit your application by September 1, 2020.

Jul 2020:   DeepPurpose Library

DeepPurpose is a deep learning library for drug-target interaction prediction and applications to drug repurposing and virtual screening.

Jun 2020:   Subgraph Neural Networks

Subgraph neural networks learn powerful subgraph representations that create fundamentally new opportunities for predictions beyond nodes, edges, and entire graphs.

Jun 2020:   Defense Against Adversarial Attacks

GNNGuard can defend graph neural networks against a variety of training-time attacks. Remarkably, GNNGuard can restore state-of-the-art performance of any GNN in the face of adversarial attacks.

Jun 2020:   Graph Meta Learning via Subgraphs

G-Meta is a meta-learning approach for graphs that quickly adapts to new prediction tasks using only a handful of data points. G-Meta works in most challenging, few-shot learning settings and scales to massive interactomics data as we show on our new Networks of Life dataset comprising of 1,840 networks.

May 2020:   The Open Graph Benchmark

A new paper introducing the Open Graph Benchmark, a diverse set of challenging and realistic benchmark datasets for graph machine learning.

May 2020:   Special Issue on AI for COVID-19

Marinka is co-editing a special issue of IEEE Big Data on AI for COVID-19. In light of the urgent need for data-driven solutions to mitigate the COVID-19 pandemic, the special issue will aim for a fast-track peer review.

May 2020:   Multiscale Interactome

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