WAND Drug Development Taxonomy

The WAND Drug Development Taxonomy is comprised of 1,838 terms and 1,910 synonyms covering the process of bringing a new drug to market.  Higher level terms include Discovery, Development, Drug Application Types, Drug Approval, Drug Development Agreements, Research Funding Sources, and U.S. Food and Drug Administration. 

It is designed to provide anyone involved in the development of new medicines the ability to tag and organize their unstructured information.  The taxonomy includes the topics of Pre-Clinical Development, Clinical Development, all phases of the Clinical Trials, Pharmacogenomics, Pharmacovigilance, Pharmacokinetics, and Pharmacodynamics.

The WAND Drug Development Taxonomy provides a strong foundation of terms and can be customized to include terms specific to the drugs that are currently being, or have been, developed.  




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