Drug Inspector Exam – OPSC

Drug Inspector Exam The Orissa Public Service Commission has issued the notification for recrutiment of Drug Inspector (Class II) The detailed notification is available here. Recommended books for drug inspector exam Drug Inspector Exam highlights The Drug Inspector Exam conducted by the public service commission of Indian states, is a very important [...]

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Dubin–Johnson Syndrome

The Dubin–Johnson Syndrome is a rare hereditary disease, which is associated with hyperbilirubinemia (high bilirubin and bilirubin-glucuronide plasma  [...]

Dyskinesias

Dyskinesias are abnormal movements, usually caused by neurological diseases or by drugs used to treat neurological (e.g., levodopa) or psychiatric diseases (e.g., [...]

Desmoplakin

Desmoplakin is the most abundant desmosomal component that plays a critical role in linking intermediate filament networks to the desmosomal plaque. Desmoplakin forms [...]

Desensitization_ Desensitised State

A condition in which a receptor is unresponsive despite the presence of agonist; also referred to as a ‘refractory state’. Typically this state is the consequence of [...]

Dependence

Dependence is a somatic state which develops after chronic administration of certain drugs. This condition is characterized by the necessity to continue administration of [...]

Defensins

Defensins are a group of antimicrobial and cytotoxic peptides made by immune cells. There are seven defensins in humans, six alpha-defensins and one beta-defensin, which are [...]

Pharmaceutics: The Science of Dosage Form Design: Edited by M.E. Aulton

  A comprehensive textbook covering the design of dosage forms and all aspects of drug delivery systems. 'Pharmaceutics' in its broadest sense is the 'art of the [...]

Choroideremia

Disorder characterized by atrophy of the choroid (the thin membrane covering most of the posterior of the eye between the retina and sclera) and degeneration of the retinal [...]

Chorionic Gonadotropin

Chorionic gonadotropin (CG) is produced in the placenta. Together with the pituitary hormones, luteinizing hormone (LH) and follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH), it constitutes [...]

Cholecystokinin

Cholecystokinin (CCK) is produced in the intestine and the brain. It appears to be an important mediator of anxiety. It also stimulates vasopressin secretion and slows [...]