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Body on Chip-A Distant Dream or an Emerging Reality?

Benzion Amoyav and Ofra Benny
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Ofra Benny: Faculty of Medicine, The School of Pharmacy, The Institute for Drug Research, The Hebrew University, Campus Ein Karem, Jerusalem, Israel

Drug Designing & Intellectual Properties International Journal, 2018, vol. 1, issue 4, 118-120

Abstract: We are currently facing a global health challenge regarding the way we discover and develop new drugs. Small biotech companies, as well as large pharmaceutical corporations, spend increasingly more money on the classical route of drug development, and it fails more often than it succeeds. Consequently, some diseases are not being treated and patients who are in dire need of new therapies are not receiving them. The classic tools available for testing whether a drug will work efficiently and safely or fail before we reach advanced stages of human clinical trials and spend millions of dollars, do not predict in a robust way.

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JEL-codes: R00 Z0 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2018
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DOI: 10.32474/DDIPIJ.2018.01.000118

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