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  • Pharmacology
    Pharmacology
    Editor Luca Gallelli
    ISBN 978-953-51-0222-9
    732 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 111939 times.
    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 ...
  • Antiviral Drugs - Aspects of Clinical Use and Recent Advances
    Antiviral Drugs - Aspects of Clinical Use and Recent Advances
    Editor Patrick Arbuthnot
    ISBN 978-953-51-0256-4
    206 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 17468 times.
    The articles that appear in Antiviral Drugs - Aspects of Clinical Use and Recent Advances cover several topics that reflect the varied mechanisms of viral disease pathogenesis and treatment. Clinical management and new developments in the treatment o ...
  • Chemical Kinetics
    Chemical Kinetics
    Editor Vivek Patel
    ISBN 978-953-51-0132-1
    354 pages, February, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 39673 times.
    Chemical Kinetics relates to the rates of chemical reactions and factors such as concentration and temperature, which affects the rates of chemical reactions. Such studies are important in providing essential evidence as to the mechanisms of chemica ...
  • Topics on Drug Metabolism
    Topics on Drug Metabolism
    Editor James Paxton
    ISBN 978-953-51-0099-7
    306 pages, February, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 42536 times.
    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 ...
  • Chemical Biology
    Chemical Biology
    Editor Deniz Ekinci
    ISBN 978-953-51-0049-2
    444 pages, February, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 120831 times.
    Chemical biology utilizes chemical principles to modulate systems to either investigate the underlying biology or create new function. Over recent years, chemical biology has received particular attention of many scientists in the life sciences from ...
  • Ecotoxicology
    Ecotoxicology
    Editor Ghousia Begum
    ISBN 978-953-51-0027-0
    156 pages, February, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 19082 times.
    This is a good book on upcoming areas of Ecotoxicology. The first chapter describes genotoxicity of heavy metals in plants. The second chapter offer views on chromatographic methodologies for the estimation of mycotoxin. Chapter three is on effects o ...
  • Bioactive Compounds in Phytomedicine
    Bioactive Compounds in Phytomedicine
    Editor Iraj Rasooli
    ISBN 978-953-307-805-2
    228 pages, January, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 45644 times.
    There are significant concerns regarding the potential side effects from the chronic use of conventional drugs such as corticosteroids, especially in children. Herbal therapy is less expensive, more readily available, and increasingly becoming commo ...
  • Pain Management - Current Issues and Opinions
    Pain Management - Current Issues and Opinions
    Editor Gabor B. Racz and Carl E. Noe
    ISBN 978-953-307-813-7
    568 pages, January, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 118311 times.
    Pain Management - Current Issues and Opinions is written by international experts who cover a number of topics about current pain management problems, and gives the reader a glimpse into the future of pain treatment. Several chapters report original ...