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What Parameters Are Acquired from a PK Study?

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The term “Pharmacokinetics” is derived from “pharmakon” and “kinetikos” in ancient Greek, meaning “drug” and “position in motion,” respectively. It is one of the principal assessments in the drug development process that describes what the body does to an administered drug substance and is essential data for defining safe and effective levels of drug to be administered.Currently, in drug development, there is a large variety of drug moieties with variable structures and pharmacological actions. Examples include small molecules, recombinant human proteins, fusion proteins, synthetic peptides, oligonucleotides, monoclonal antibodies, bi- and…