Tagged: Clinical Trials

The Process and Costs of Drug Development

The monetary investment for drug discovery averages $2 billion per approved drug. Furthermore, the process of taking a synthesized compound to market as a drug can take years, even decades. With such high risk and no promise of reward, companies...

Zebrafish: Lab Rats of The Future, Today

“Such an exotic name!” you exclaim, “Surely it must be some elusive endangered African species that can only be found in two specific wetlands in the Congo Basin?” Well, the zebrafish is indeed exotic, but in a different context –...