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The Resource The quest for the cure : the science and stories behind the next generation of medicines, Brent R. Stockwell

The quest for the cure : the science and stories behind the next generation of medicines, Brent R. Stockwell

Label
The quest for the cure : the science and stories behind the next generation of medicines
Title
The quest for the cure
Title remainder
the science and stories behind the next generation of medicines
Statement of responsibility
Brent R. Stockwell
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A leading researcher in chemical biology offers a behind-the-scenes tour of today's medical innovations, tracing key 20th-century pharmacological milestones while profiling sophisticated, emerging approaches to drug design that may enable breakthrough treatments for seemingly incurable diseases
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stockwell, Brent R
Dewey number
615/.19
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RM301.25
LC item number
.S76 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2011 F-177
  • QV 744
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drug development
  • Drugs
  • Proteins
Label
The quest for the cure : the science and stories behind the next generation of medicines, Brent R. Stockwell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The vanishing cures. The drug discovery crisis ; A new science of molecules ; The birth of the first cancer drugs ; A new company creating drug combinations ; The undruggable RAS protein ; The druggable genome -- pt. 2. The path to the next generation of medicines. Peering inside proteins ; The nature of interactions between proteins ; From protein-protein interactions to personalized medicines ; A revolution in peptide synthesis ; A vast array of drug candidates ; Moving outside the small molecule box ; Accelerating the arrival of next-generation drugs
Control code
ocn694223942
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xviii, 265 pages
Isbn
9780231152129
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2010053573
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)694223942
Label
The quest for the cure : the science and stories behind the next generation of medicines, Brent R. Stockwell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The vanishing cures. The drug discovery crisis ; A new science of molecules ; The birth of the first cancer drugs ; A new company creating drug combinations ; The undruggable RAS protein ; The druggable genome -- pt. 2. The path to the next generation of medicines. Peering inside proteins ; The nature of interactions between proteins ; From protein-protein interactions to personalized medicines ; A revolution in peptide synthesis ; A vast array of drug candidates ; Moving outside the small molecule box ; Accelerating the arrival of next-generation drugs
Control code
ocn694223942
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xviii, 265 pages
Isbn
9780231152129
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2010053573
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)694223942

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