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Archive for August 26th, 2008

Overton Overturned

Posted by David Bradley on August 26th, 2008

A century-old rule used throughout the pharma industry may have been overturned by new research in the UK. Researchers at the University of Warwick have demonstrated that drug transport rates across cell membranes may be hundreds of times slower than are predicted by Overton’s Rule, which could have serious implications for developing and testing new drugs.

Find out how Overton was overturned here.