Drug metabolism is a series of reaction. Oxidation, hydration, reduction, hydrolysis are different kind of reactions by which a drug is metabolized. Liver is the major organ where a drug is metabolized. It is a pharmacokinetics process; a drug can be a lipid soluble or water soluble and are excreted by various processes. The Drug metabolism rate depends on an individualâs genetic factor and if that individual is diseased.
Scholarly peer review is the process of subjecting an author's scholarly work, research, or ideas to the scrutiny of others who are experts in the same field, before a paper describing this work is published in a journal. The work may be accepted, considered acceptable with revisions, or rejected. Peer review requires a community of experts in a given (narrowly defined) field, who are qualified and able to perform reasonably impartial review.
Last date updated on September, 2014