TITLE

Regulatory Science: What It Is and Why We Need It

AUTHOR(S)
FitzGerald, G. A.
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics;Feb2011, Vol. 89 Issue 2, p291
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
"Regulatory science" could be interpreted as the ''brand'' of science pursued by regulatory agencies such as the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The discipline enhances the science base of such agencies, and offers an incentive to sponsors to accelerate understanding of the spectrum of action of therapeutics in ways pertinent to the personalization of medicine. The development of expertise in translational medicine and therapeutics (TMAT) in academia and industry enhances the benefit for public health.
ACCESSION #
57435947

 

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