Rick Ng, "Drugs: From Discovery to Approval, 2nd Edition"
English | ISBN: 047019510X | 2008 | 480 pages | PDF | 7 MB
"Concise and easy to read, the book quickly introduces basicconcepts, then moves on to discuss target selection and the drugdiscovery process for both small and large molecular drugs."
Doody?s Reviews, May 2009
"The second edition of a book that offers a user-friendlystep-by-step introduction to all the key processes involved inbringing a drug to the market, including the performance ofpreclinical trials."
Chemistry World, February 2009
The new edition of this best-selling book continues to offer auser-friendly, step-by-step introduction to all the key processesinvolved in bringing a drug to the market, including theperformance of pre-clinical studies, the conduct of human clinicaltrials, regulatory controls, and even the manufacturing processesfor pharmaceutical products. Concise and easy to read, the bookquickly introduces basic concepts, then moves on to discuss targetselection and the drug discovery process for both small and largemolecular drugs.
This second edition features many key enhancements, includingKey Points, Chapter Summary, and Review Questions in each chapter,Answers to Review Questions provided in a book-end appendix, andone or two carefully selected "mini" case studies in eachchapter.
Richly illustrated throughout with over ninety figures andtables, this important book also includes helpful listings ofcurrent FDA and European guidelines and a special section onregulatory authority and processes in China. It is an indispensableresource for pharmaceutical industry and academic researchers,pharmaceutical managers and executives, healthcare clinicians,policymakers, regulators, and lobbyists with an interest in drugdevelopment. It is also an excellent textbook for students inpharmacy, science, and medicine courses