Preclinical

  • (adj): Of or relating to the early phases of a disease when accurate diagnosis is not possible because symptoms of the disease have not yet appeared.
    Synonyms: presymptomatic

Some articles on preclinical:

Alpert Medical School - History
... Medical School preclinical classes were formerly held in the adjacent Bio-Med Center, Multidisciplinary Laboratories, and Smith-Buonano Hall of the Pembroke Campus ... However, since the completion of renovations at 222 Richmond Street, all preclinical coursework, as well as 3rd and 4th year shelf exams and OSCEs are located at the new building (see below) ... which opened in August 2011, now houses preclinical classes, anatomy and histology labs, Doctoring simulation facilities (Clinical Skills Unit), student study space and resources, and ...
IIT Research Institute - Divisions of IITRI - Carcinogenesis and Chemoprevention
... IITRI has more than 30 years of experience in preclinical studies of cancer prevention, and IITRI scientists have published more than 200 peer-reviewed papers in the field ... performed at the cell, biochemical, and molecular levels, and preclinical drug discovery and development studies involve a wide range of in vitro and in vivo screening, efficacy, and ...
Health Research - Preclinical Research
... Preclinical research is research in basic science, which precedes the clinical trials, and is almost purely based on theory and animal experiments ... Much of these experiments involve preclinical imaging modalities to aid in vivo, longitudinal studies ...
Medical Education In South Africa - Europe - Finland
... Studies involve an initial two-year preclinical period of mainly theoretical courses in anatomy, biochemistry, pharmacology etc ... The preclinical period is followed by a four-year clinical period, when students participate in the work of various hospitals and health care centres, learning necessary medical skills ... Some Finnish universities have integrated clinical and preclinical subjects along the six-year course, diverging from the traditional program ...