Antiparasitic and Antibacterial Drug Discovery

Publication Year: 2009

Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Selzer, Paul M.

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 978-3-52-732327-2

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Introduces the factors influencing drug discovery and presents specific examples on the current situation in development of drugs for particular parasitic and bacterial diseases

Addressing parasitic diseases and those caused by bacteria, this much needed reference and handbook provides a unique insight into the approach adopted by commercial science towards infectious diseases, including the work of medicinal chemists. Many of the authors are scientists with hands-on experience of drug discovery units within the pharmaceutical industry. In addition, the text covers efforts towards drug development in infectious diseases from academic groups and non profit organizations.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Wiley
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Selzer, Paul M.
ISBN: 978-3-52-732327-2
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 509
Year: 2009