Expert talk on Biosensor for Therapeutic Monitoring
An expert talk was organized by Chandigarh College of Pharmacy (CCP), Mohali on date 25.01.2020. The lecture was delivered by Dr. Parveen Kaushik, Assistant Professor, Academy of Scientific & Innovative Research (ACSIR) @ CSIR-CSIO, Chandigarh. The lecture was conducted on “Biosensor for Therapeutic drug Monitoring (TDM)”. He briefed the students about the basic concepts related to biosensors and their significance in drug level monitoring. Therapeutic drug monitoring is essential part of personalized therapy where dose of therapeutic agent administered can be controlled by a feed back control system. This not only enhances the efficacy of such systems but also ensures a safe and controlled treatment. Latest trends on sensors related to TDM, starting from invasive to minimally invasive and non invasive were discussed. It was an interactive session for the students where their all the queries were taken care.