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What are the drugs of the future?

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Abstract

Are small molecules or biologics the drugs of the future? Small-molecule drugs have historically been the pillars of traditional medicine. However, recently, we seem to be amidst a scientific revolution with the rise of many FDA-approved biologic drugs. This opinion article looks at the current state of small molecules and biologics and assesses what the future holds for these two broad classes of drugs.

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The article was received on 16 Apr 2018, accepted on 16 Apr 2018 and first published on 23 Apr 2018


Article type: Opinion
DOI: 10.1039/C8MD90019A
Citation: Med. Chem. Commun., 2018,9, 757-758
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    What are the drugs of the future?

    H. X. Ngo and S. Garneau-Tsodikova, Med. Chem. Commun., 2018, 9, 757
    DOI: 10.1039/C8MD90019A

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