Publication Year: 2012
Authors/Editor: Huang, X.; Aslanian, R.
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 83
Learn why some drug discovery and development efforts succeed . . . and others fail.
Written by international experts in drug discovery and development, this book sets forth carefully researched and analyzed case studies of both successful and failed drug discovery and development efforts, enabling medicinal chemists and pharmaceutical scientists to learn from actual examples. Each case study focuses on a particular drug and therapeutic target, guiding readers through the drug discovery and development process, including drug design rationale, structure-activity relationships, pharmacology, drug metabolism, biology, and clinical studies.
Case Studies in Modern Drug Discovery and Development begins with an introductory chapter that puts into perspective the underlying issues facing the pharmaceutical industry and provides insight into future research opportunities.
Case Studies in Modern Drug Discovery and Development