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‘Darwinian’ test uncovers an antidepressant’s hidden toxicity — ScienceDaily

December 16, 2014

Because of undetected toxicity problems, about a third of prescription drugs approved in the U.S. are withdrawn from the market or require added warning labels limiting their use. An exceptionally sensitive toxicity test invented at the University of Utah could make it possible to uncover more of these dangerous side effects early in pharmaceutical development so that fewer patients are given unsafe drugs.

via ‘Darwinian’ test uncovers an antidepressant’s hidden toxicity — ScienceDaily.

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