Magazine Article | January 22, 2010

Noninvasive Delivery Offers Opportunities For Large And Small Pharma

Source: Life Science Leader

Peptide and protein drugs are among the most useful and effective drugs yet discovered, exhibiting potent biological activity, high binding specificity for specific biological targets, and essentially no chemical toxicity with few or no drug interactions. There are more than 140 peptide and protein drugs in current use today, and their number and importance is rapidly increasing. By Edward Maggio, Ph.D.