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Synonyms for absorption

Synonyms for absorption

the process of absorbing and incorporating, especially mentally

total occupation of the attention or of the mind

Synonyms for absorption

(chemistry) a process in which one substance permeates another

(physics) the process in which incident radiated energy is retained without reflection or transmission on passing through a medium

the social process of absorbing one cultural group into harmony with another

the process of absorbing nutrients into the body after digestion

the mental state of being preoccupied by something

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The combined knowledge and expertise of ISCO and Absorption Systems have allowed us to take a step forward toward addressing an unmet need in the field of ophthalmology by creating a unique in vitro model to study human ocular drug absorption without using animals.
Top 10 Countries for Oral Drug Absorption Research (ranked by number of senior researchers)
The database currently tags 30,000 individuals working in Drug Absorption.
Mechanistic IVIVC was an idea we first considered in the 1990s, yet as of today the number of users remains well below what we believe it should be, said John DiBella, vice president of marketing and sales for Simulations Plus, The detailed mechanistic model of drug absorption in the gastrointestinal tract in GastroPlus provides a platform for investigation that we believe will be of significance to the FDA and to companies involved in pharmaceutical and generic product research and development.
Factors Influencing Oral Drug Absorption and Drug Availability Juergen Siepmann, Florence Siepmann, and Alexander T.
This novel system works to enhance or retard drug absorption.
Examples of specific topics addressed include nanoscale analysis of mucus-carrier interactions for improved drug absorption, polymeric gene delivery vectors, scientific and engineering approaches to biomimetic systems, nanostructured scaffolds for tissue engineering, star polymers and dendrimers in nanotechnology and drug delivery, and nanoparticulate structures in diabetes treatment.
In Vitro and In Vivo Rabbit Models of Ocular Drug Absorption (Poster #T2086) Author: Fany Guerra, et al.
The patent claims the formulation incorporating Elan's SODAS(R) (Spheroidal Oral Drug Absorption System) technology, as well as a method of using the formulation for the treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD).
With their ability to solubilize hydrophobic drugs, lipid-based drug delivery systems have proven to improve drug absorption and dissolution rates in the gastrointestinal tract.
This comprehensive text focuses on the systems approach to simulating and predicting pharmacokinetic behavior (including metabolism-based drug-drug interactions), in patient populations using demographic, physiological, and genetic information, as well as input from in vitro studies of drug absorption and disposition.
The 15 lessons in this pharmacy textbook define the time course of drug absorption and metabolism in the human body, examine the relationship between drug concentration at the site of action and the resulting effect, and present brief patient case studies with aminoglycosides, theophylline, vancomycin, digoxin, and phenytoin.
By utilizing XenoPort's active transport technology to enhance drug absorption throughout the intestinal tract, pharmaceutical developers can now create novel, controlled-release products for poorly absorbed drugs.
The much anticipated Second Edition of Oral Drug Absorption thoroughly examines the special equipment and methods used to test whether drugs are released adequately when administered orally.