The pharmacology research lab is the milestone of the research and development (R & D) of new drugs which is the most important department in pharmaceutical companies.
The lab was established in July 2013 and aims to discover new drugs and to study the adverse effects of many drugs. It also aims to study the pharmacological properties of some drugs in the market in order to add more uses of such drugs.
IN ADDITION TO THE BASIC EQUIPMENTS IN A RESEARCH LAB, THE PHARMACOLOGY AND TOXICOLOGY RESEARCH LAB IS SUPPLIED WITH THE FOLLOWING INSTRUMENTS:
1. Ultraviolet double beam spectrophotometer
2. Cooling centrifuge 15000 rpm, -10oC.
3. Homogenizer 24000 rpm.
The lab is planning to add more scientific instruments in the future especially for toxilab.
The postgraduate students are now interested with gastroenterology research which includes ulcerative colitis, peptic ulcer, and hepatotoxicity.