Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science

  • Drug Discovery Research in Pharmacognosy
    Drug Discovery Research in Pharmacognosy
    Editor Omboon Vallisuta and Suleiman M. Olimat
    ISBN 978-953-51-0213-7
    254 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 55747 times.
    This book, Drug Discovery Research in Pharmacognosy provides a full picture of research in the area of pharmacognosy with the goal of drug discovery from natural products based on the traditional knowledge or practices. Several plants that have been ...
  • Pharmacology
    Pharmacology
    Editor Luca Gallelli
    ISBN 978-953-51-0222-9
    732 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 113827 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 17914 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 ...
  • Virtual Screening
    Virtual Screening
    Editor Mutasem O. Taha
    ISBN 978-953-51-0308-0
    108 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 9054 times.
    Pharmacophore modeling, QSAR analysis, CoMFA, CoMSIA, docking and molecular dynamics simulations, are currently implemented to varying degrees in virtual screening towards discovery of new bioactive hits. Implementation of such techniques requires m ...
  • Chemical Kinetics
    Chemical Kinetics
    Editor Vivek Patel
    ISBN 978-953-51-0132-1
    354 pages, February, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 40901 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 44378 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 123395 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 19683 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 ...