This chapter provides an overview of studies typically conducted in nonclinical drug development programs. Many of these studies are conducted under regulatory governance, and reports of them are included in regulatory submissions requesting marketing approval. Three areas of investigation are considered here: pharmacokinetics, pharmacology, and toxicology. The scientific rationale of the studies is addressed, along with a summary of appropriate regulatory guidance.
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