preclinical phase


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Noun1.preclinical phase - a laboratory test of a new drug or a new invasive medical device on animal subjects; conducted to gather evidence justifying a clinical trial
trial, run, test - the act of testing something; "in the experimental trials the amount of carbon was measured separately"; "he called each flip of the coin a new trial"
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The company supports biopharmaceutical companies from the preclinical phase through to commercialization of niche products, and complements Eurofins' discovery and other biopharmaceutical testing activities.
As such the company supports biopharmaceutical companies from the preclinical phase through to commercialization of niche products, and is an ideal complement to Eurofins discovery and other biopharmaceutical testing activities.
The strategy for projects within larger indications outside the core focus area is out-licensing in the preclinical phase.
The Preclinical Phase of development is the most active in terms of first-in-class products.
However, through this strategic partnership our clients will have an opportunity to look beyond preclinical phase and utilize the whole pipeline of drug discovery with Phase 1-4 clinical studies.
In particular, insulin resistance and hyperinsu-linemia promote neurocognitive dysfunction and neurodegenerative changes during the extended, preclinical phase of Alzheimer's disease (AD).
Results show that ASD has a preclinical phase when detecting it may be difficult," explains Rebecca Landa, director of the Kennedy Krieger Institute's Center for Autism and Related Disorders and the study's lead author.
Although there is no regulatory oversight during the research and early preclinical phase, a working knowledge of the regulatory expectations based on the guidelines and regulations can avoid costly delays due to inadequate characterization of the product, use of an inappropriate process or inadequate purity of the product.
Typically, the success rate for such projects is low, with 80% to 90% of projects failing in the preclinical phase and never advancing to clinical trials.
The research is in a preclinical phase but the researchers expect that clinical testing could take place within two to three years.
The grant will be used to boost development of the project that presently is in preclinical phase, with an aim to begin studies in the first half of next year.
The grant will be used to boost development of the project that currently is in preclinical phase, with a goal to launch clinical studies in the first half of 2012, the company said today.