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A parcel of real estate; usually refers to a large area of land.

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New products and technologies under development include site-specific systems for delivering oral medications to the lower gastrointestinal tract, and bioerodible microspheres and polymers for oral or implantable drug delivery.
nSure detects blood only originating from the lower gastrointestinal tract, where colon cancer develops, allowing an increase in accurate test results.
Salix's next product candidate is rifaximin, currently in development for the potential treatment of infections of the lower gastrointestinal tract.
Promising opportunities include new topical product company relationships, a novel colon-specific drug delivery system to treat diseases of the lower gastrointestinal tract and a proprietary family of bioerodible polymers for systemic drug delivery.