Chemistry and Biology of Heparin and Heparan Sulfate
- Hari Garg, Faculty of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
- Robert Linhardt, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, USA
- Charles Hales, Pulmonary and Critical Care unit, Harvard Medical School Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
The chemistry, biochemistry and pharmacology of heparin and heparan sulfate have been and continue to be a major scientific undertaking - heparin and its derivative remain important drugs in clinical practice. Chemistry and Biology of Heparin and Heparan Sulfate provides readers with an insight into the chemistry, biology and clinical applications of heparin and heparan sulfate and examines their function in various physiological and pathological conditions. Providing a wealth of useful information, no other tome covers the diversity of topics in the field. Students, doctors, chemists, biochemists, and research scientists will find this book an invaluable source for updating their current knowledge of developments in this area.
Chemists, biochemists, medical doctors, researchers, students and practitioners