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Main Title Hallelujah moments : tales of drug discovery /
Author Cordes, Eugene H.,
Publisher Oxford University Press,
Year Published 2014
OCLC Number 847936903
ISBN 9780199337149 (alk. paper); 0199337144 (alk. paper)
Subjects Drug development--History. ; Drugs--Research. ; Pharmaceutical chemistry. ; Drug Discovery--history. ; Chemistry, Pharmaceutical--methods. ; History, 20th Century. ; History, 21st Century. ; Pharmaceutical Preparations--history.
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ELBM  RM301.25.C67 2014 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/19/2015
Collation xiv, 243 pages : illustrations some color ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-236) and index.
Contents Notes
Seduced by drug discovery -- The small molecules of life -- Proteins : molecular wonders in three dimensions -- Proteins perform multiple functions : enzymes, receptors, ion channels -- Drug discovery and development : the road from an idea to promoting human health -- Finasteride : the Gary and Jerry show -- Basic research, snake venoms, and ACE inhibitors : Ondetti, Cushman, and Patchett -- Statins : protection against heart attacks and strokes -- The perils of primaxin -- Avermectins : molecules of life battle parasites -- Fludalanine : nice try but no hallelujah -- Diabetes breakthrough : Januvia and Janumet.