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The Emerging Discipline of Quantitative Systems Pharmacology
by Tarek A Leil, Sergey Ermakov (eds) - Frontiers Media S.A. , 2015
Quantitative Systems Pharmacology is still in its infancy, but has tremendous potential to change the way we approach biomedical research. QSP is really the integration of two disciplines: 'Systems Biology' and 'Quantitative Pharmacology'.
Histamine H4 Receptor
by Holger Stark - De Gruyter Open Ltd , 2013
The histamine H4 receptor is the most recently detected histamine receptor subtype. The molecular signaling mechanism and localization of the receptor will be described together with its influence on physiological and pathophysiological properties.
Some Drugs and Herbal Products
- International Agency for Research on Cancer , 2016
This volume provides an assessment of the carcinogenicity of 14 drugs and herbal products. The authors relied on epidemiological studies to evaluate the carcinogenic hazard to humans exposed to the drugs digoxin, pioglitazone and hydrochlorothiazide.
Antiretroviral Resistance in Clinical Practice
by Anna Maria Geretti (ed.) - Mediscript , 2006
This book gives the reader insights into the more mechanistic aspects of resistance and the analyses behind the interpretation of resistance. The book provides a guide to those aspects of resistance that have the greatest impact on clinical care.
Principles of Toxicology
by Paul Heroux - Lulu.com , 2013
Contents: Scope of Toxicology; Risk Assessment; Targets and Bio-Transformation; Toxicokinetics; Hemato- and Vascular Toxicity; Dermatotoxicity; Neurotoxicity; Hepatotoxicity; Nephrotoxicity; Techniques In Vivo and In Vitro; Pulmonary Toxicity; etc.
Application of Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery
by Ali Demir Sezer (ed.) - InTech , 2014
Since the advent of analytical techniques and capabilities to measure nanometer particles, there has been tremendous interest in the use of nanoparticles for drug delivery. This book collects reviews and original articles from eminent experts.
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
by Sivakumar Joghi Thatha Gowder (ed.) - InTech , 2014
This book covers six sections: Molecular Modeling and Bio-molecular Pharmacology, Immunopharmacology, Environmental Pharmacology and Toxicology, Nanotechnology and Chemotherapy, Drugs and Drug Delivery System and Addiction Pharmacology.
Improving and Accelerating Therapeutic Development for Nervous System Disorders
- National Academies Press , 2013
The aim was to examine opportunities to accelerate drug development for nervous system drug discovery. Workshop participants discussed challenges in neuroscience research for enabling faster entry of potential treatments into first-in-human trials.
Clinical Pharmacology in Health Care, Teaching and Research
- World Health Organization , 2012
Clinical Pharmacology is the scientific discipline that involves all aspects of the relationship between drugs and humans. It is a multidisciplinary science that encompasses professionals with a wide variety of scientific skills.
by Niels Bindslev - Co-Action Publishing , 2008
This book is a survey of, and evaluates, analytical tools used to determine equilibrium effects of the interactions between ligands and receptive units as obtained from dose-response experimentation and from combinatorial drug therapy.
Genome-Based Therapeutics: Targeted Drug Discovery and Development
- National Academies Press , 2012
Objectives: to examine the impact of and investment in genetic and genomic technologies and data in drug development; to examine the challenges for incorporating genomic technologies into drug development and to to remedy those challenges.
by Farid Badria (ed.) - InTech , 2012
The book focuses on three major areas: diagnosis, treatment, and prevention for a wide array of diseases; Cognitive and Psychological disorders, Inflammatory disorders, updated antihypertensive therapy and healing of ulcers with venous origin.
Herbal Medicine: Biomolecular and Clinical Aspects
by Iris F. F. Benzie, Sissi Wachtel-Galor - CRC Press , 2011
This volume presents current scientific evidence of biomolecular effects of selected herbs and their relation to clinical outcome and promotion of human health. The book also addresses the ethical challenges of using herbal medicine.
by Philip Rowe - BookBoon , 2012
All the basic concepts of pharmacokinetics are described, with an emphasis on understanding what parameters such as bioavailability and clearance tell us about the behaviour of a particular drug. The use of PKs in a drug developments covered.
Enzyme Inhibition and Bioapplications
by Rakesh R. Sharma - InTech , 2012
A concise book on applied methods of enzymes used in drug testing. It will serve the purpose of applied drug evaluation methods in research projects, as well as experienced enzyme scientists who might wish to develop their experiments further.
Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Design
by Deniz Ekinci - InTech , 2012
This book contains an overview focusing on the research area of enzyme inhibitors, molecular aspects of drug metabolism, organic synthesis, prodrug synthesis, in silico studies and chemical compounds used in relevant approaches.
Essential Drugs: Practical Guidelines
by Jacques Pinel, et al. - Medecins sans Frontieres , 2010
The book provides simple, practical solutions to the questions and problems faced by medical staff, using the accumulated field experience, the recommendations of reference organizations and specialized documentation in each field.
Orange Book: Approved Drug Products with Therapeutic Equivalence
- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services , 2011
The publication, Approved Drug Products (commonly known as the Orange Book), identifies drug products approved on the basis of safety and effectiveness by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.
Oral Diabetes Medications for Adults With Type 2 Diabetes: An Update
by Wendy L Bennett, et al. - AHRQ , 2011
Given the number of medications available for type 2 diabetes mellitus, clinicians and patients need information about their effectiveness to make informed choices. The objective of this review was to summarize the benefits and harms of medications.
The Chemistry of Plant Constituents
by Ole Gisvold, Charles H. Rogers - Burgess publishing co. , 1943
The book treats the chemistry of plant constituents and some of the theories advanced to explain their formations. Various reactions involved in the formation of the many known parts of large molecules found in plants have been presented.
Physical Pharmacy: Physical Chemical Principles in the Pharmaceutical Sciences
by Alfred N. Martin - Lea & Febiger , 1960
This book provides an introduction to the physiochemical and mathematical principles underlying the practice of pharmacy. The emphasis on new dosage forms and controlled delivery systems, problems and worked examples are some of the features.
Drug Class Reviews
by Drug Effectiveness Review Project - Oregon Health & Science University , 2009
Contents: Agents for Overactive Bladder; Atypical Antipsychotic Drugs; Beta Adrenergic Blockers; Calcium Channel Blockers; Constipation Drugs; Inhaled Corticosteroids; Drugs for Neuropathic Pain; Newer Antiemetics; Newer Antihistamines; etc.
Medicines By Design
- National Institutes of Health , 2006
This book about pharmacology explains how scientists unravel the many different ways medicines work in the body and how this information guides the hunt for drugs of the future. The book presents some of the latest research developments in the field.
Neuropsychopharmacology: 5th Generation of Progress
by Kenneth L Davis, at al. - Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2002
This book establishes a critical bridge connecting new discoveries in molecular and cellular biology, genetics, and neuroimaging with the etiology, diagnosis, and treatment of the full spectrum of neuropsychiatric disorders.
Drugs, Brains and Behavior
by C. Robin Timmons, Leonard W. Hamilton - Rutgers University , 2009
From the table of contents: Behavior and the Chemistry of The Brain; General Methods of Brain/Behavior Analysis; Psychopharmacological Concepts; Specific Fears, Vague Anxieties And The Autonomic Nervous System; Pain and Other Stressors; etc.
Gerry's Real World Guide to Pharmacokinetics and Other Things
by G. M. Woerlee - Booklocker.com, Inc. , 2008
The author of this book teaches the basic elements of pharmacokinetics of anesthetic drugs in the form of conversations between a curmudgeonly older anesthesiologist and an anesthesia resident as they administer anesthesia.