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Hallelujah moments : tales of drug discovery

Author: Eugene H Cordes
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2014.
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Drug discovery in the pharmaceutical industry has important consequences for the health and wellbeing of people everywhere. However, the general public knows little about the paths through which basic research findings are translated into products that protect or restore human health: the route from the laboratory bench to the bedside. In Hallelujah Moments, Eugene Cordes reveals how some of the most important and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Cordes, Eugene H.
Hallelujah moments.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Eugene H Cordes
ISBN: 9780199337156 0199337152 1306300452 9781306300452
OCLC Number: 868264144
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Seduced by drug discovery --
The small molecules of life --
Proteins : molecular wonders in three dimensions --
Proteins perform multiple functions : enzymes, receptors, ion channels --
Drug discovery and development : the road from an idea to promoting human health --
Finasteride : the Gary and Jerry show --
Basic research, snake venoms, and ACE inhibitors : Ondetti, Cushman, and Patchett --
Statins : protection against heart attacks and strokes --
The perils of primaxin --
Avermectins : molecules of life battle parasites --
Fludalanine : nice try but no hallelujah --
Diabetes breakthrough : Januvia and Janumet.
Responsibility: Eugene H. Cordes.

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Tells stories of pharmaceutical drug discovery, and reveals how drugs are made, from the idea stage through public availability.  Read more...

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