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  • Toxicity and Drug Testing
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    Edited by William Acree
    ISBN 978-953-51-0004-1,
    528 pages, February, 2012
    Modern drug design and testing involves experimental in vivo and in vitro measurement of the drug candidate's ADMET (adsorption, distribution, metabolism, elimination and toxicity) properties in the early stages of drug discovery. Only a small perce ...
  • Recent Advances in Novel Drug Carrier Systems
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    Edited by Ali Demir Sezer
    ISBN 978-953-51-0810-8,
    512 pages, October, 2012
    This contribution book collects reviews and original articles from eminent experts working in the interdisciplinary arena of novel drug delivery systems and their uses. From their direct and recent experience, the readers can achieve a wide vision on ...
  • Pharmacology
    Pharmacology
    Edited by Luca Gallelli
    ISBN 978-953-51-0222-9,
    732 pages, March, 2012
    The history of pharmacology travels together to history of scientific method and the latest frontiers of pharmacology open a new world in the search of drugs. New technologies and continuing progress in the field of pharmacology has also changed radi ...
  • Drug Development - A Case Study Based Insight into Modern Strategies
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    Edited by Chris Rundfeldt
    ISBN 978-953-307-257-9,
    654 pages, December, 2011
    This book represents a case study based overview of many different aspects of drug development, ranging from target identification and characterization to chemical optimization for efficacy and safety, as well as bioproduction of natural products uti ...
  • Drug Discovery and Development - Present and Future
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    Edited by Izet M. Kapetanovic
    ISBN 978-953-307-615-7,
    540 pages, December, 2011
    Drug discovery and development process aims to make available medications that are safe and effective in improving the length and quality of life and relieving pain and suffering. However, the process is very complex, time consuming, resource intens ...
  • Topics on Drug Metabolism
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    Edited by James Paxton
    ISBN 978-953-51-0099-7,
    306 pages, February, 2012
    In order to avoid late-stage drug failure due to factors such as undesirable metabolic instability, toxic metabolites, drug-drug interactions, and polymorphic metabolism, an enormous amount of effort has been expended by both the pharmaceutical indus ...
  • New Insights into Toxicity and Drug Testing
    New Insights into Toxicity and Drug Testing
    Edited by Sivakumar Gowder
    ISBN 978-953-51-0946-4,
    252 pages, January, 2013
    This book "New Insights into Toxicity and Drug Testing" covers all emerging technologies (profiling technologies, 3D cultures, next generation sequencing etc.), available methods and models to evaluate candidate drugs and medicinal plants with refere ...
  • Drug Discovery
    Drug Discovery
    Edited by Hany A. El-Shemy
    ISBN 978-953-51-0906-8,
    515 pages, January, 2013
    Natural products are a constant source of potentially active compounds for the treatment of various disorders. The Middle East and tropical regions are believed to have the richest supplies of natural products in the world. Plant derived secondary me ...