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Our collection of 42 books.

  • Pharmacology
    Pharmacology
    Edited by Luca Gallelli
    ISBN 978-953-51-0222-9,
    Edited Volume
    732 pages, March, 2012
    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
    Edited by Patrick Arbuthnot
    ISBN 978-953-51-0256-4,
    Edited Volume
    206 pages, March, 2012
    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
    Edited by Mutasem O. Taha
    ISBN 978-953-51-0308-0,
    Edited Volume
    108 pages, March, 2012
    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 ...
  • Topics on Drug Metabolism
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    Edited by James Paxton
    ISBN 978-953-51-0099-7,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...
  • Toxicity and Drug Testing
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    Edited by William Acree
    ISBN 978-953-51-0004-1,
    Edited Volume
    528 pages, February, 2012
    Modern drug design and testing involves experimental in vivo and in vitro measurement of the drug candidate's ADMET (adsorption, distribution, metabolism, elimination and toxicity) properties in the early stages of drug discovery. Only a small perce ...
  • Ecotoxicology
    Ecotoxicology
    Edited by Ghousia Begum
    ISBN 978-953-51-0027-0,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...
  • Pain Management - Current Issues and Opinions
    Pain Management - Current Issues and Opinions
    Edited by Gabor B. Racz and Carl E. Noe
    ISBN 978-953-307-813-7,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...
  • Bioactive Compounds in Phytomedicine
    Bioactive Compounds in Phytomedicine
    Edited by Iraj Rasooli
    ISBN 978-953-307-805-2,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...