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Chapter 8

Combined Drug–Diagnostic Test Co-development for Predicting and Preventing Brain Impairments

Cerebrovascular disorders and traumatic brain injury-centric personalized therapeutics (i.e., “Rx” or “targeted drugs” and/or therapies) and companion diagnostics are discussed in regard to improving clinical outcomes by proffering patient treatments that are tailored toward their distinctive biological characteristics. The application of personalized medicine in the face of the challenges surrounding predicting and preventing the development of impairment in persons with pre-existing conditions and/or increased risk factors are addressed.

Publication details


Print publication date
22 Nov 2017
Copyright year
2018
Print ISBN
978-1-78262-950-4
PDF eISBN
978-1-78801-253-9
ePub eISBN
978-1-78801-337-6
From the book series:
Drug Discovery