Advances in Drug Research

Advances in Drug Research

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The first three articles in the latest volume of this successful series consider topics of general interest: toxication mechanisms, the rational design of peptide drugs, and tissue and receptor selectivity. The final two reviews are dedicated to specific therapeutic classes of drugs, namely inhibitors of prostaglandin, thromboxane and leukotriene biosynthesis, and psychoactive amines of food origin.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 245 pages
  • 152 x 229mm | 531g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 0120133156
  • 9780120133154

Table of contents

Toxication Mechanisms in Drug Metabolism. Elements for the Rational Design of Peptide Drugs. Tissue and Receptor Selectivity: Similarity and Differences. Inhibition of Prostaglandin, Thromboxane and Leukotriene Biosynthesis. Foodstuffs as sources of Psychoactive Amines and Their Precursors: Content, Significance and Identification. Chapter References. Index.
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Review quote

"This is an excellent book ... It is recommended reading for all medicinal chemists." --JOURNAL OF MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY
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