Team leader – Drug Research Unit Ghent (D.R.U.G.)
Principal investigator: prof. Sylvie Rottey (MD, PhD)
The mission statement of the Drug Research Unit Ghent (D.R.U.G.) is to contribute to the development of new drugs by conducting clinical trials (Phase 0 – I – II) in compliance with international legislation and quality standards. Our scope is to conduct clinical trials in healthy volunteers and in (cancer) patients. Different types of clinical trials are performed, for example: first in human (Single dose and Multiple dose), Biomarker trials, Food/drug interaction studies. The majority of our sponsors is the pharmaceutical industry but also academic trials are executed.