By Walter Sneader
This vigorous new textual content considers the origins, improvement and historical past of medications that generate excessive media curiosity and feature an incredible social and financial effect on society.
Set inside of a large ancient, social and cultural context, it offers accelerated assurance of pre-twentieth century medicinal drugs, the large advances made within the 20th century and the newest advancements in drug research.
- Up-to-the-minute info in drug research
- Vignettes of distinctive and weird details, and anecdotes
- Discusses drug prototypes from all sources
- More finished than different volumes on heritage of drug discovery
From the reviews:
"...an very good bibliographic source for these attracted to the history papers that function the root for discovery of particular drug entities." magazine OF scientific CHEMISTRY, June 2006
"...a very entire review 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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