Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy

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Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy
Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy cover.jpg
DisciplinePharmaceutical Science
Edited byHugh D. C. Smyth
Publication details
Former name(s)
Drug Development Communications
HistoryFirst published 1974
Informa Pharmaceutical Science
2.295 (2016)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4Drug Dev. Ind. Pharm.
ISSN0363-9045 (print)
1520-5762 (web)

Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy is an academic journal that publishes research on aspects of drug development and production, as well as the evaluation of drugs and pharmaceutical products.

Core areas[edit]

Topics covered include:

  • Emerging technologies in pharmaceutical development and industrial pharmacy
  • In vitro–In vivo correlations
  • Oral controlled release systems
  • Drug delivery
  • Preclinical drug development, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics
  • Drug pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics
  • Biopharmaceutics and oral absorption
  • Aerosols
  • Transdermals
  • Preformulation and physical pharmacy
  • Methodologies, including statistical design/optimisation, if there is clear clinical relevance.

The journal is owned by Informa plc, a United Kingdom–based publisher and conference company.


Hugh D. Smyth is the journal's editor-in-chief.[1] He holds the Delgado Endowed Professorship at the College of Pharmacy, University of Texas at Austin.[2]

Publication format[edit]

The journal publishes 12 issues per year in simultaneous print and online editions and is available on a subscription basis. Individual articles can be purchased on a pay-per-view basis. All back-issues of the journal are available online and are hosted on the publisher's website.

Subscribers to the electronic edition of the journal receive access to the online archive, which dates back to 1974.[3]


  1. ^ "Editorial Board Members". tandfonline.com. Retrieved 2017-04-25.
  2. ^ "University of Texas at Austin". www.utexas.edu. Retrieved 2017-04-25.
  3. ^ "Informa Pharmaceutical Science brochure". tandfonline.com. Retrieved 2017-04-25.

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