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What Is IND-Enabling Testing & What Does It Include?  

What Is IND-Enabling Testing & What Does It Include?  

IND-enabling testing is a cornerstone of the drug development process, helping researchers predict safety concerns and estimate safe and efficacious starting doses for clinical trials. Planning ahead, understanding the tests you need to conduct, and diligent tracking...

Good Communication Essential To Successful Preclinical Testing

Good Communication Essential To Successful Preclinical Testing

For both large and small drug development companies, good communication displayed throughout the preclinical testing process is essential to success. Project leaders who exhibit great awareness, flexibility and communication skills can’t be undervalued in the timely...

An Important First Step in the Design of a Preclinical Program

An Important First Step in the Design of a Preclinical Program

In the design of a preclinical program, identifying and understanding the broad classification of the molecule is the priority. Is it a small molecule, a chemical, a manufactured drug? Or is it a biologic or a large molecule, a construct of amino acids, providing a...

Grand Opening of New R&D Center in China

Grand Opening of New R&D Center in China

The Nanjing Branch of the DMPK Business Unit Begins Operation Grand Opening On May 24, 2021, the Nanjing Branch of the DMPK business unit of WuXi AppTec’s Laboratory Testing Division opened for business in a grand fashion. The event attracted many presenters,...

How DMPK Lead Optimization Mitigates Risk and Conserves Resources

How DMPK Lead Optimization Mitigates Risk and Conserves Resources

Lead optimization in the world of drug development is a multifaceted process. It is a crucial part of discovery pharmacology and toxicology, as such, is used to identify and advance the most promising drug compounds. First and foremost, lead optimization aims to...