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Unlocking the power of translational medicine

Nonetheless, the same nine functions reported to a head of TM in two-thirds of the companies surveyed, with some differences in their nomenclature (preclinical drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics, preclinical toxicology, clinical pharmacology or ...

Source: Nature
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Clinical Pharmacology Careers

The main branches of pharmacology are pharmacognosy, pharmocokinetics, pharmacodynamics, pharmacotherapeutics and toxicology. Clinical pharmacology is the study of the effects, doses, side effects and interactions of drugs in living beings. Clinical ...

Published: 24 Jan 2019

Steven Shafer, MD, Highly-Regarded Anesthesiologist and Clinical Pharmacology Expert, Joins NDA Partners

"Dr. Shafer is a highly-regarded anesthesiologist and clinical pharmacology expert ... highly proficient experts in specialized areas including nonclinical development, toxicology, pharmacokinetics, CMC, medical device design control and quality systems ...

Source: Markets Insider
Published: 25 Jul 2018

Arsenic and lead are in your kid's fruit juice, report says

"Exposure to these metals early on can affect their whole life trajectory," said Jennifer Lowry, the director of clinical pharmacology, toxicology, and therapeutic innovations at Children's Mercy Kansas City. "There is so much development happening in ...

Source: ABC Kcrg 9
Published: 05 Feb 2019

OPINION: Are prescriptions contributing to the opioid crisis?

Report contributor Dr. David Juurlink, head of the Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology division at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre says that the prescribing of high-dose opioids (such as oxycodone, hydromorphone and fentanyl) for chronic pain is a ...

Source: The Guardian
Published: 11 Feb 2019

Report finds heavy metals present in popular juice brands

Exposure to these metals early on can affect their whole life trajectory,” said Jennifer Lowry, M.D., chairperson of the American Academy of Pediatrics’ Council on Environmental Health, as well as director of clinical pharmacology, toxicology ...

Source: WHSV-TV
Published: 05 Feb 2019

BMC Pharmacology and Toxicology, a new BMC series journal

BMC Pharmacology and BMC Clinical Pharmacology, are joining forces to form BMC Pharmacology and Toxicology. Our aim is to facilitate connections between pre-clinical and clinical research, especially in this era of translational medicine. The new journal ...

Source: BMC Blogs Network
Published: 14 Aug 2012

Translational pharmacology and drug dosing

This begins at the pre-clinical level, where appropriate pharmacodynamic, safety pharmacology, pharmacokinetic, toxicology and toxicokinetic studies are performed in various animal species. The results of these studies are used to demonstrate proof-of ...

Source: PMLiVE
Published: 07 Oct 2013

Harsh realities on the opioid crisis — we are failing

Report contributor Dr. David Juurlink, head of the clinical pharmacology and toxicology division at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, says that the prescribing of high-dose opioids (such as oxycodone, hydromorphone and fentanyl) for chronic pain is a ...

Source: The Hamilton Spectator
Published: 06 Feb 2019

International Journal of Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology ISSN:2167–910X

IJCPT aims to develop coherent means to modify drug therapy, with respect to the patients genotype, and to ensure maximum efficiency with minimal contrary effects. Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology is the all-encompassing and becoming an increasingly ...

Source: Medium
Published: 17 Oct 2016

Does cannabis have any health risks for patients with cardiovascular problems?

As a 2002 study published in the Journal of Clinical Pharmacology rightly pointed ... The first, published in Clinical Toxicology 1979, noted a 25-year-old male who suffered a heart attack ...

Source: London Free Press
Published: 29 Jan 2019

Allergan to Establish R&D Presence in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Dr. Frail joined Allergan in 2014, relocating from Boston to the Allergan R&D center in Irvine, CA, and has led the Research, Clinical Pharmacology, Toxicology and ADME departments including the External Science & Innovation initiatives to evaluate and ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 07 Jan 2019

The importance of clinical pharmacology and therapeutics in the NHS

‘A Prescription for the NHS: Recognising the value of clinical pharmacology and therapeutics’ was developed ... Whether it's care provision, medicines policy and management, or toxicology, they excel at improving patient outcomes and experiences.

Source: Politics
Published: 03 Nov 2014

4,000th article published in Frontiers in Pharmacology

clinical pharmacology, medicinal chemistry, pharmacy and toxicology. We are thrilled to be able to engage with the pharmacology community, and thank our authors, editors and reviewers for the continued collaboration.

Published: 26 Nov 2018

Reflections from BMC Pharmacology and Toxicology

BMC Pharmacology and Toxicology is now two years old and we have come a long way since the merger of the journal’s predecessors BMC Clinical Pharmacology and BMC Pharmacology in August 2012 and as Executive Editor for the journal, I’m very pleased ...

Source: BMC Blogs Network
Published: 30 Sep 2014

Chemistry, Pharmacology, and Metabolism of Emerging Drugs of Abuse

From the Department of Experimental and Clinical Toxicology, Institute of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Saarland University, Homburg (Saar), Germany. Received for publication January 27, 2010; accepted February 20, 2010.

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 20 Feb 2010

Acid Reflux Linked to Chronic Croup

Dr. Dennis Scolnik, a staff physician in the divisions of pediatric emergency medicine and clinical pharmacology & toxicology at the University of Toronto, said he thinks the new study findings may apply to just a small number of croup patients.

Source: The Washington Post
Published: 22 Sep 2008

Online Associates Degree IN Pharmacology: Program Overview

Individuals may specialize in an area of pharmacology, such as kinetics or toxicology. Additionally, some pharmacologists earn a Doctor of Medicine in order to pursue careers as physicians in clinical pharmacology. These degree programs are not available ...

Published: 27 Aug 2016

Govt accepts Ranjit Roy panel report on approval of new drugs, clinical trials & banning of drugs

Ranjit Roy Chaudhury expert committee which had recently ... The TRC will be constituted under DGHS and consisting of experts from each areas i.e. clinical pharmacology, regulatory clinical toxicology/ pathology, medicinal/ pharmaceutical chemistry ...

Source: Pharmabiz
Published: 08 Nov 2013

Researchers shed light on why exercise slows progression of Parkinson's disease

While vigorous exercise on a treadmill has been shown to slow the progression of Parkinson's disease in patients ... professor of medicine and division head of the Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology at the CU School of Medicine.

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 22 Dec 2017

Pharmacology milestone: 3,000th article published today!

... basic and clinical pharmacology, medicinal chemistry, pharmacy and toxicology. Collaboration is a distinctive hallmark at Frontiers – and this fantastic publishing milestone is thanks to the cooperation between our authors, editors and reviewers.

Published: 16 Apr 2018

Researchers find drug that stops progression of Parkinson's disease in mice

"Drugs currently used to treat Parkinson's disease just treat symptoms; they do not stop the disease from getting worse," said senior author Curt Freed, MD, who heads the division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology at the CU School of Medicine.

Published: 08 Mar 2011

Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology:

Institute of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Benjamin Franklin Hospital, Free University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany Address correspondence and reprint requests to Dr. M. Paul at Institute of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, University Hospital ...

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 24 Sep 2014

How doctors and big pharma helped create North America's fentanyl crisis

but it's been replaced by illegal fentanyl," he explained. David Juurlink head of clinical pharmacology and toxicology at Toronto's Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre agrees the relationship between the rise in fentanyl overdoses and how doctors have been ...

Source: Vice News
Published: 02 Oct 2018

Clinical Chemistry Laboratory

The Clinical Chemistry laboratory provides routine and state of the art specialized ... when required for optimal patient care. Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology Assays are performed for monitoring therapy with various antiepileptic, cardiac ...

Published: 23 Mar 2017

Do hand sanitizers really work? And if so, how?

He is cross-appointed to the Department of Medicine, Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, and holds hospital appointments ... it improves penetration. For a virus, sanitizers work by disrupting the virus’s outer coat. For a bacterium ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 10 Jan 2012