Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science » Drug Discovery

  • Pharmacology and Therapeutics
    Pharmacology and Therapeutics
    Editor Sivakumar Joghi Thatha Gowder
    ISBN 978-953-51-1620-2
    356 pages, July, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 3014 times.
    The book "Pharmacology and Therapeutics" targets every aspect of the mechanisms for the chemical actions of both traditional and novel drugs. This book covers six sections: Molecular Modeling and Bio-molecular Pharmacology, Immunopharmacology, Enviro ...
  • Bioactive Food Peptides in Health and Disease
    Bioactive Food Peptides in Health and Disease
    Editor Blanca Hernandez-Ledesma and Chia-Chien Hsieh
    ISBN 978-953-51-0964-8
    276 pages, January, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 19957 times.
    "Bioactive Food Peptides in Health and Disease" highlights recent developments on bioactive food peptides for the promotion of human health and the prevention/management of chronic diseases. The book provides a comprehensive revision of bioactive pep ...
  • Drug Discovery
    Drug Discovery
    Editor Hany A. El-Shemy
    ISBN 978-953-51-0906-8
    515 pages, January, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 44102 times.
    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 ...
  • New Insights into Toxicity and Drug Testing
    New Insights into Toxicity and Drug Testing
    Editor Sivakumar Gowder
    ISBN 978-953-51-0946-4
    252 pages, January, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 27018 times.
    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 ...
  • Pharmacotherapy
    Pharmacotherapy
    Editor Farid Badria
    ISBN 978-953-51-0532-9
    204 pages, June, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 29528 times.
    The intent of this book is to provide an overview of current conceptualizations of Pharmacotherapy. The book focuses on three major areas; diagnosis, treatment, and prevention for a wide array of diseases; Cognitive and Psychological disorders (Schiz ...
  • Promising Pharmaceuticals
    Promising Pharmaceuticals
    Editor Purusotam Basnet
    ISBN 978-953-51-0631-9
    158 pages, May, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 53348 times.
    From the dawn of civilization, humans have been dreaming of happy, healthy and long-life. Our life expectancy is twice longer than 100 years ago. We know more about the diseases. Therefore we have developed new drugs to fight against them. The demand ...
  • Clinical Use of Local Anesthetics
    Clinical Use of Local Anesthetics
    Editor Asadolah Saadatniaki
    ISBN 978-953-51-0430-8
    110 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 20625 times.
    Local anesthetics are being increasingly applied in different surgeries. Lower side effects of neuroaxial anesthesia, regional anesthesia, and field block, in comparison to general anesthesia (volatile and intravenous agents), are the main reasons wh ...
  • Epidural Analgesia - Current Views and Approaches
    Epidural Analgesia - Current Views and Approaches
    Editor Sotonye Fyneface-Ogan
    ISBN 978-953-51-0332-5
    174 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 48672 times.
    Epidural analgesia is a form of pain relief administered through the space surrounding the dural sheath either by direct injection or via catheter. The agent, when administered, can cause both a loss of sensation (anesthesia) and a loss of pain (anal ...