Pharmacogenetics and Individualized Therapy

Publication Year: 2012

Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Maitland-van der Zee, Anke-Hilse; Daly, Anne K.

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 978-0-47-043354-6

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 93

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This resource provides thorough coverage of pharmacogenetics and its impact on pharmaceuticals, therapeutics, and clinical practice.

It opens with the basics of pharmacogenetics, including drug disposition and pharmacodynamics. The following section moves into specific disease areas, including cardiovascular, psychiatry, cancer, asthma/COPD, adverse drug reactions, transplantation, inflammatory bowel disease, and pain medication. Clinical practice and ethical issues make up the third section, with the fourth devoted to technologies like genotyping, genomics, and proteomics. In the fifth part, chapters discuss the impact of key regulatory issues on the pharmaceutical industry.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Wiley
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Maitland-van der Zee, Anke-Hilse; Daly, Anne K.
ISBN: 978-0-47-043354-6
Medical Genetics
Pharmaceutical Science
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 510
Year: 2012
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 93