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drug absorption

the process whereby a drug moves from the muscle, digestive tract, or other site of entry into the body toward the circulatory system.
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Leading organisations in Oral Drug Absorption research include:
Top 10 Countries for Drug Absorption Research (Ranked by Number of Senior Researchers):
Evaluation of Corneal Orbs Created from Human Stem Cells as an In Vitro Model for Studying Ocular Drug Absorption (Poster #T2085) Author: Fany Guerra, et al.
Elan's Drug Technologies group has developed LUVOX CR using one of its proprietary Oral Controlled Release Technologies, the SODAS(R) (Spheroidal Oral Drug Absorption System) Technology.
The Company uses its innovative technologies to assist pharmaceutical companies to make the right product development decisions in early clinical development, through the use of sophisticated product visualisation techniques that establish precisely how oral and inhaled formulations deliver drugs in healthy human volunteers and patients, and human drug absorption studies using the Enterion(TM) capsule to target drug release in the human gastrointestinal tract to 'map out' regional absorption in a non-invasive manner.
com, the first company to perfect a method of creating human "parthenogenetic" stem cells from unfertilized eggs, announces the results of a second set of experiments confirming that its lab-grown corneal tissue closely mimics the drug absorption and drug metabolism characteristics found in normal corneal tissue.
In the study, the NexACT(R) formulation of ketoprofen showed a dramatic increase in the rate and extent of drug absorption compared to the European formulation.
Toxicologists may know Absorption Systems primarily as the company that pioneered the Caco-2 cell model for in vitro prediction of oral drug absorption.
Pharmaceutical Profiles, an early phase development company focused on improving the decision-making process in early drug or product development, is to initiate a programme of human drug absorption studies for Pharmacia Corporation.
AMPYRA([TM]) APPROVED USING ELAN'S PROPRIETARY MXDAS([TM]) (MATRIX DRUG ABSORPTION SYSTEM) DRUG DELIVERY TECHNOLOGY
The iDEA(TM) Predictive ADME (absorption, distribution, metabolism, excretion) Simulation System for drug absorption is an efficient, validated and highly predictive in silico solution developed in conjunction with five prominent pharmaceutical companies.