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  • Using Old Solutions to New Problems - Natural Drug Discovery in the 21st Century
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    Edited by Marianna Kulka
    ISBN 978-953-51-1158-0,
    Edited Volume
    424 pages, June, 2013
    The medicinal use of plants, animals and microorganisms has been a part of human evolution and likely began before recorded history. Is it possible that this knowledge can be used to create powerful new drugs and solve some of the human health probl ...
  • Mycotoxin and Food Safety in Developing Countries
    Mycotoxin and Food Safety in Developing Countries
    Edited by Hussaini Anthony Makun
    ISBN 978-953-51-1096-5,
    Edited Volume
    280 pages, April, 2013
    This book provides information on the incidence of fungi and mycotoxins in some African countries, the health implications and possible intervention control strategies for mycotoxins in developing countries and in Africa in particular. It will theref ...
  • Drug Discovery
    Drug Discovery
    Edited by Hany A. El-Shemy
    ISBN 978-953-51-0906-8,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...
  • New Insights into Toxicity and Drug Testing
    New Insights into Toxicity and Drug Testing
    Edited by Sivakumar Gowder
    ISBN 978-953-51-0946-4,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...
  • Recent Advances in Novel Drug Carrier Systems
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    Edited by Ali Demir Sezer
    ISBN 978-953-51-0810-8,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...
  • Chiral Capillary Electrophoresis in Current Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis
    Chiral Capillary Electrophoresis in Current Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis
    Authored by Peter Mikus
    ISBN 978-953-51-0657-9,
    Monograph
    207 pages, August, 2012
    The scientific monograph by the author Peter Mikus entitled "Chiral Capillary Electrophoresis in Current Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis" provides a comprehensive view on the advanced capillary electrophoresis techniques aimed to current chira ...
  • Pharmacotherapy
    Pharmacotherapy
    Edited by Farid Badria
    ISBN 978-953-51-0532-9,
    Edited Volume
    204 pages, June, 2012
    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
    Edited by Purusotam Basnet
    ISBN 978-953-51-0631-9,
    Edited Volume
    158 pages, May, 2012
    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 ...