ISPE Glossary of Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Terminology

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Treatment (Investigational New Drug)

An Investigational New Drug (IND) that makes a promising new drug available to desperately ill patients as early in the drug development process as possible. FDA permits the drug to be used if there is preliminary evidence of efficacy and it treats a serious or life-threatening disease, or if there is not comparable therapy available.

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