Drug discovery

Drug discovery

The process by which new candidate medications are discovered

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Dawson Sewell
Dawson Sewell edited on 8 Oct, 2020
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Selecting a clinical candidate

Selecting a drug candidate for clinical trials typically need to demonstrate desirable properties in several areas before clinical trials begin. The drug candidate should show evidence of having the following favourable properties:

  1. Chemical
  2. Physiochemical
  3. Pharmacological
  4. Pharmacokinetic
  5. Safety and toxicity
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