By Jie Jack Li, E. J. Corey
Units forth the background, nation of the technology, and destiny instructions of drug discovery
Edited by way of Jie Jack Li and Nobel laureate E. J. Corey, top pioneers in drug discovery and medicinal chemistry, this e-book synthesizes nice moments in heritage, the present country of the technological know-how, and destiny instructions of drug discovery into one expertly written and arranged paintings. Exploring all significant healing parts, the booklet introduces readers to all aspects and stages of drug discovery, together with aim choice, organic checking out, drug metabolism, and computer-assisted drug design.
Drug Discovery positive aspects chapters written through a world group of pharmaceutical and medicinal chemists. Contributions are in line with a radical overview of the present literature in addition to the authors' firsthand laboratory event in drug discovery. The e-book starts off with the background of drug discovery, describing groundbreaking moments within the box. subsequent, it covers such issues as:
• goal identity and validation
• Drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics
• vital anxious process drugs
• In vitro and in vivo assays
• Cardiovascular drugs
• melanoma drugs
Each bankruptcy includes a case learn, aiding readers know the way technology is positioned into perform all through all levels of drug discovery. References on the finish of every bankruptcy function a gateway to groundbreaking unique examine experiences and reports within the field.
Drug Discovery is perfect for beginners to medicinal chemistry and drug discovery, supplying a complete review of the sphere. Veterans within the box also will enjoy the views of prime foreign specialists in all features of drug discovery.
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