Pharmacology

Pharmacology combines biology, medicine and pharmaceutical sciences to study the interactions between drugs or medications and living organisms. Substances that possess medicinal properties are referred to as pharmaceuticals.


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Chronotherapy – the specific timing of drug delivery – has shown promise in clinical trials. But that may not be enough to overcome the practical challenges.

Lynne Peeples

Nature, 2018

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John Wong et al.

Boston Consulting Group, 2020

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The Inside Story of the Generic Drug Boom

Katherine Eban

Ecco, 2019

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Todd C. Knepper and Howard L. McLeod

Nature, 2018

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Friedemann Wolf et al.

Boston Consulting Group, 2020

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The next big revolution in pharmaceuticals could be miniature production systems – small enough to fit in a briefcase.

Carrie Arnold

Nature, 2019

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Matt Langione et al.

Boston Consulting Group, 2019

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The True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic

Sam Quinones

Bloomsbury Press, 2016

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A war on “prediabetes” has created millions of new patients and a tempting opportunity for pharma. But how real is the condition?

Charles Piller

Science, 2019

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Quacks, Hacks, and Big Pharma Flacks

Ben Goldacre

FSG, 2010

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