preclinical trial

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Noun1.preclinical trial - 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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He said clinical trials for medicines take years-around two years for preclinical trial using animals, and another two years for clinical trial with humans.
encouraging data from the preclinical trial. The drug anti-microbial
These findings in a 'preclinical trial' support translation of NPC graft therapy to humans with the objective of reconstituting both a neuronal and glial milieu in the site of spinal cord injury."
She also conducted a preclinical trial to test the effects of the drag in older organisms in 2011.
But some doctors supportive of the new drug have argued that the antidengue regimen could skip the preclinical trial stage since its three componentsartemether, artesunate and berberinewere existing drugs and were merely being "repurposed" or "repositioned."
Also this spring, doctors in Illinois performed a windpipe transplant on a 2-year-old girl using lungs grown from her own stem cells; scientists used stem cells to regenerate teeth and damaged liver tissue in mice; and researchers in Ireland completed a preclinical trial using stem cells to heal diabetic foot ulcers, which leads to amputation in nearly half of middle-aged patients.
Once again, we hope to replicate very promising preclinical trial results.
A preclinical trial evaluating Fibrin MB for bone regeneration has recently been initiated.
The company reported positive results in a preclinical trial it conducted.
In 2009 The Siesta Group added preclinical trial services to their service portfolio by offering sleep staging, spectral analysis and statistical analysis in rodent EEG in preclinical drug trials.
Those achievements included a preclinical trial on genetic; discovering a genetic link between myotonic dystrophy and muscle deterioration; locating genes regulating the onset of a rare hereditary and fatal neuropathy; and detecting slight genetic anomalies which could be related to autism.