Contemporary Aspects of Biomedical Research: Drug Discovery by S. J. EnnaContemporary Aspects of Biomedical Research: Drug Discovery by S. J. Enna

Contemporary Aspects of Biomedical Research: Drug Discovery

byS. J. EnnaEditorMichael Williams

Hardcover | November 24, 2009

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Each volume ofAdvances in Pharmacologyprovides a rich collection of reviews on timely topics. Emphasis is placed on the molecular basis of drug action, both applied and experimental.

  • Articles written by leading investigators in the field
  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments
Dr. S. J. Enna received his B.A. degree (1965, Biology) from Rockhurst University, Kansas City, Missouri and both his M.S. (1967, Pharmacology) and Ph.D. (1970, Pharmacology) degrees from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Postdoctoral training in pharmacology was completed at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in...
Title:Contemporary Aspects of Biomedical Research: Drug DiscoveryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:520 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.98 inPublished:November 24, 2009Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Drug Discovery - Michael Williams and S.J. Enna

Anti-inflammatory Agents as Cancer Therapeutics - Kho Kashfi

Proteasome Inhibitors in Oncology - Bruce Ruggeri and Bruce Dorsey

    TPA023: A Subtype-Selective GABAAReceptor Modulator with a Novel Pharmacological Profile - John Atack

    Problems with the Current Paradigm for Cancer Drug Development: How to Win This Game - Bharat B. Aggarwal

    New Approaches for the Treatment of Sleep Disorders - Andrew Winokur, Nick DeMartinis, and Jayesh Kamath

    Novel Strategies for Treating Hypercholesterolemia - Jerry Colca

      Therapeutic Strategies for the Treatment of Drug Addiction - Jonathan Katz and Amy Newman

      Targets for Antihypertensives - David Taylor and Abdel Abdel-Rahman

      Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors as Targets for Antidepressants - Jeff Witkin

      New Approaches for the Treatment of Fibrosis - Alexander Scriabine.

      Preclinical Prerequisites for Antipsychotic Activity - Vincent Castagne, Paul C. Moser, and Roger Porsolt

      Editorial Reviews

      PRAISE FOR THE SERIES "...recommended not only to pharmacologists but also to all those in related disciplines"--NATURE "The works do represent an extensive compilation of recent data by outstanding researchers in this area. They are generally scientifically excellent, the bibliographies are good, and the individual reports are clear, concise, and extremely well illustrated."--H.E. Kaufmann in CHEMOTHERAPY "Superb reading material."--JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES