Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science

  • Chemical Kinetics
    Chemical Kinetics
    Editor Vivek Patel
    ISBN 978-953-51-0132-1
    354 pages, February, 2012
    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
    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
    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
    Editor Ghousia Begum
    ISBN 978-953-51-0027-0
    156 pages, February, 2012
    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
    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
    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 ...
  • Drug Discovery and Development - Present and Future
    Drug Discovery and Development - Present and Future
    Editor 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 ...
  • Drug Development - A Case Study Based Insight into Modern Strategies
    Drug Development - A Case Study Based Insight into Modern Strategies
    Editor 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 ...