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clinical trial

[¦klin·i·kəl ′trīl]
(medicine)
A research study used to find better ways to treat individuals with a specific disease, patients are evaluated after being administered a new treatment or drug.
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8220;There are many pharmaceutical laboratories out there but I believe we're unique in that we don't just offer routine pharmaceutical testing, we also provide a vast range of back-up analytical services, such as surface analysis.
The organization's standard, titled "Accreditation Criteria for Laboratories Performing Microbiological and Chemical Analyses in Foods, Feeds and Pharmaceutical Testing includes the full text of ISO 17025 (discussed below), with additional appended information to benefit the target laboratories.
In the second phase, the company will focus on top-line growth by strengthening its core business through application engineering and life cycle management of current stock keeping units (SKU), including the extension of the FTA technology into diagnostic and pharmaceutical testing applications.
In between these, 13 other chapters examine issues such as the nature of consciousness, autism, the legitimization of alternative medicine, pharmaceutical testing controversies, the origins of order in the universe, the possibility extra-terrestrial life, the frontiers of quantum computing, and the role of basic science in national security.
We are looking for biotech research companies that want to do work with us," he said of the pharmaceutical testing opportunities being developed alongside the veterinary school, which includes research on transgenic animals that can produce human medicines.
Using skills they learned there they were able to make tiny 3D livers which can now be used for drug and pharmaceutical testing, eradicating the need to test on animals and humans.
They believe their tiny 3D livers can now be used for drug and pharmaceutical testing, eradicating the need to test on animals and humans.
Bodycote has bought Consult-us, a County Cork-based analytical chemistry and microbiology laboratory, and Prova, a Camberley-situated pharmaceutical testing laboratory.
While many hospital laboratories continue to reduce their reliance on RIA methodologies in favor of other types of immunoassay procedures, RIA is often the method of choice in the pharmaceutical testing environment where samples from multiple species of animals need to be analyzed accurately in a time limited manner, and where procedures and data documentation comply with good laboratory practices (GLPs) guidelines.
Accreditation Criteria for Laboratories Performing Food Microbiological and Chemical Analyses in Foods, Feeds, and Pharmaceutical Testing.
Pharmaceutical testing firm Huntingdon Life Sciences, Cambridgeshire, has also faced intimation and threats to staff and attacks on its buildings.
But the Organon pharmaceutical testing laboratory has been there for 56 years.

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