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.


Related Channels


Summaries

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

8
The True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic

Sam Quinones

Bloomsbury Press, 2016

9
The Implications for Pharma Strategy

The Economist Intelligence Unit

EIU, 2014

7

John Wong et al.

Boston Consulting Group, 2020

9

Matt Langione et al.

Boston Consulting Group, 2019

9
Children, Doctors, Big Pharma, and the Making of an American Epidemic

Alan Schwarz

Scribner, 2016

R 8

Friedemann Wolf et al.

Boston Consulting Group, 2020

8
Article
For big pharma, the perfect patient is wealthy, permanently ill and a daily pill-popper. Will medicine ever recover?

Clayton Dalton

Aeon, 2018

8

Patrick Radden Keefe

The New Yorker, 2017

9

Todd C. Knepper and Howard L. McLeod

Nature, 2018

8