By Walter Sneader
This full of life new textual content considers the origins, improvement and historical past of medications that generate excessive media curiosity and feature a tremendous social and financial influence on society.
Set inside a large old, social and cultural context, it presents increased insurance of pre-twentieth century medications, the massive advances made within the 20th century and the newest advancements in drug research.
- Up-to-the-minute details in drug research
- Vignettes of targeted and weird info, and anecdotes
- Discusses drug prototypes from all sources
- More finished than different volumes on background of drug discovery
From the reviews:
"...an very good bibliographic source for these drawn to the history papers that function the root for discovery of particular drug entities." magazine OF clinical CHEMISTRY, June 2006
"...a very accomplished evaluation of drug improvement. it may be at the shelf on any aspiring pharmacist, medicinal chemist, or individual drawn to the heritage of healing agents." magazine OF CHEMICAL schooling, February 2006
"...a very readable and heavily researched book..." CHEMISTRY & undefined, October 2005
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