Chapter 1. Introduction

  1. Dipak K. Sarker

Published Online: 24 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773031.ch1

Quality Systems and Controls for Pharmaceuticals

Quality Systems and Controls for Pharmaceuticals

How to Cite

Sarker, D. K. (2008) Introduction, in Quality Systems and Controls for Pharmaceuticals, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470773031.ch1

Author Information

  1. School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences, University of Brighton, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 15 AUG 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470056929

Online ISBN: 9780470773031

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Keywords:

  • drug formulation picture and clinical trialing;
  • drug development history - opium discovery;
  • finding new lead medicines;
  • drug discovery framework;
  • pharmaceutical innovation in USA;
  • drug clinical testing and good clinical practice (GCP);
  • current good manufacturing practice (cGMP);
  • drug development and investigational drug application (IND)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The process of finding new lead medicines

  • A drug discovery framework