Drug Development

Each year many new prescription drugs are approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The process of developing and bringing new drugs to market is important for primary care physicians to understand. A drug must undergo rigorous testing prior to marketing to and medical use by the general public. The process starts with preclinical testing. For drugs that appear safe, an investigational new drug application is filed with the FDA. If approved, clinical trials begin with phase 1 studies that focus on safety and pharmacology. Phase 2 studies examine the effectiveness of the compound. Phase 3 is the final step before submitting a new drug application (NDA) to the FDA. An NDA contains all the information obtained during all phases of testing. Phase 4 studies, or postmarketing studies, are conducted after a product is approved. Recent changes in legislation have streamlined the approval process. Critics contend that these changes have compromised public safety, resulting in the need to recall several products from the market. Proponents claim that changes in the approval process help patients with debilitating diseases, such as acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, that were previously denied critical medication because of bureaucratic regulations.

The worldwide market for medication disclosure in pharmaceuticals came to about $25.0 billion in 2013. This market is relied upon to reach $29.6 billion in 2014 and $79.8 billion in 2019, with a compound yearly development rate (CAGR) of 22.0% for the time of 2014 to 2019.

  • Discovery and Development
  • Preclinical Research
  • Clinical Research
  • FDA Review
  • FDA Post-Market Safety Monitoring
  • Drug Development Research
  • Drug Development Companies
  • Drug Characterisation

Related Conference of Drug Development

October 24-25, 2018

13th International Conference on Biopharma and Biotherapeutics

Boston, Massachusetts, USA
November 05-07, 2018

18th Annual Pharma Middle East Congress

Radisson Blu Hotel, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE
November 14-15, 2018

13th World Congress on Pharmacology and Toxicology

Melbourne, Australia
November 15-16, 2018

9th Global Experts Meeting on Neuropharmacology

Berlin, Germany
January 30-31, 2019

19th World Congress on Advances in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Seoul, South Korea
January 31-February 01, 2019

9th World Congress on Chromatography

Paris | France
February 20-21, 2019

World Congress on Drug Discovery and Drug Design

Singapore
February 22-23, 2019

13th World Drug Delivery Summit

San Francisco, USA
Feb 28-March 01, 2019

International Conference on Bio-Pharmaceuticals

Osaka, Japan
March 25-26, 2019

World Congress on Pharmaceutical Biotechnology & Bioengineering

Orlando, Florida, USA
March 27-28, 2019

5th International Conference on Clinical Pharmacy and
Health Care

San Antonio, Texas, USA
April 04-06, 2019

4th Annual Congress on Nanomedicine and Drug Delivery

Auckland, NewZealand
April 15-16, 2019

12th European Biosimilars Congress

Berlin, Germany
April 17-18, 2019

11th World Congress on Pharmacology & Therapeutics

Montreal, Canada
April 17-18, 2019

Annual Neurochemistry and Neuropharmacology Congress

| Montreal, Canada
April 17-18, 2019

International Conference on Global Analytica

Osaka, Japan

April 22-23, 2019

6th World Congress on Drug Discovery & Toxicology

Abu Dhabi, UAE
May 9-11, 2019

11th World Congress on Neuropharmacology

Prague, Czech Republic
May 20-22, 2019

21st Annual European Pharma Congress

Zurich, Switzerland
April 22-24, 2019

20th Asia-Pacific Pharma Congress

Tokyo, Japan
March 22-23, 2019

5th International Conference on Antibiotics

Orlando, USA
June 17-18, 2019

7 th European Biopharma Congress

Stockholm, Sweden
June 17-18, 2019

14th World Congress on Pharmacology and Drug Safety

Lisbon, Portugal
June 27-29, 2019

18th Annual Congress on Pharmaceutics & Drug Delivery Systems

Amsterdam, Netherlands
July 19-20, 2019

8th International Conference on Clinical Trials

| Atlanta, USA

August 19-20, 2019

24th World Congress on Pharmacology

Vienna, Austria

Drug Development Conference Speakers

Recommended Sessions

Related Journals

Are you interested in