TITLE

Pharmaceutical industry gives itself breathalyser test

AUTHOR(S)
Pierce, Julia
PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);11/14/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7688, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes an optical instrument called theVariDose could vastly reduce the amount of time the pharmaceutical industry spends on research and development . Built by Cambridge Consultants for VariDose, a Loughborough University company, it is expected to speed up the measurement of drug inhaler performance. By using state-of-the-art opto-electronics, the VariDose takes less than 60 seconds to run tests of different drug and delivery combinations.
ACCESSION #
18941041

 

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