pharmacodynamics


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pharmacodynamics

[¦fär·mə·kō·dī′nam·iks]
(pharmacology)
The science that deals with the actions of drugs.
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and will assess the safety, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics and preliminary efficacy of H3B-6545.
The company's ongoing Phase 1a/1b clinical trial is initially enrolling patients with advanced refractory solid tumors to assess the safety, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics and initial evidence of efficacy of the anti-RSPO3 antibody.
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Knowing the pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics of antimicrobial agents is essential for these drugs to be used correctly, and a good overview of these mechanisms is also provided in these beginning chapters.
This leading-edge technology reduces the process workflow in proteomics analysis, and enables more accurate studies in protein expression kinetics and pharmacodynamics," said Neil Cook, chief scientific officer, PerkinElmer Life and Analytical Sciences.
The authors recommended that researchers analyze data on hormonal aspects, such as concomitant hormone therapy, gender differences in pharmacodynamics and in complication rates.
Such HuEPO-L-vFc fusion proteins exhibit extended serum half-life and increased biological activities, leading to improved pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, thus fewer injections will be needed within a period of time.
The "inpatient" portion of Phase I trials usually lasts from a day or two to a week (though follow up can last up to about a month), and are designed to assess the safety of a compound and study its pharmacokinetics (Pk--what the body does to the drug) and pharmacodynamics (Pd--what the drug does to the body).
The expanded portfolio provides a range of software solutions, such as Watson LIMS, an industry standard for bioanalytical labs, and biotech and contract research organizations; Galileo LI MS, designed specifically in vitro testing in early drug discovery and development; and the Enterprise Pharmacology (EP) Series and Kinetica, database analytical tools for pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics.
The ability to detect a significant change in exposed humans is a function of the doses used, timing of evaluation, group size, and interindividual variability in factors affecting the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of the pesticide.
Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacodynamics, and Pharmacogenomics: The Continuing Evolution of Pharmacologic Issues in HIV Disease, by Stephen Becker, M.
Providing an overview of the molecular basis of pharmacogenetics, the book helps readers understand the implications of genetic variability on pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, as well as other aspects such as adverse drug reactions.