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The Center For Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) performs an essential public health task by making sure that safe and effective drugs are available to improve the health of people in the United States. As part of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), CDER regulates over-the-counter and prescription drugs, including biological therapeutics and generic drugs. This work covers more than just medicines. For example, fluoride toothpaste, antiperspirants, dandruff shampoos and sunscreens are all considered "drugs."

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It was only matter of time before the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) put in place guidance for the marketing of biosimiliars – and it would seem that time is almost upon us. Global spending on biosimilars is expected to reach $2...

Contributor: Pharma IQ
05/17/2011 08:00:00 PM EDT
T. E. Gopala Krishna Murthy

Multiparticulates or multiple unit dosage forms are the discrete, small, repetitive units of drug particles which may or may not possess similar drug release pattern.  They can be tailored for pulsatile, controlled and or delayed, targeted drug...

Contributor: T. E. Gopala Krishna Murthy
09/27/2010 08:00:00 PM EDT
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Working as a clinical research coordinator or a clinical research associate can prove both a challenging and rewarding career. Those who excel in the profession often have strong scientific knowledge, excellent organisational skills and the...

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08/30/2010 08:00:00 PM EDT