Progress in Medicinal Chemistry
- F.D. King, GlaxoSmithKline, Harlow, Essex, UK
- G. Lawton, St. Ippolyts, Herts, UK
The success of any drug discovery project relies upon the quality of the lead that initiates the lead optimization process. What defines a âquality leadâ, where these âquality leadsâ come from and how one discovers them has been the subject of intense debate within the pharmaceutical industry, relies upon defining those properties that historically have led to successful drug discovery. This volume addresses these questions and specifically discusses diabetes, obesity and tuberculosis.
Chemists, biologists, doctors, pharmacists and anyone interested in the contemporary controversy about drugs, drug firms, and the community