Description

Each volume of Advances in Pharmacology provides a rich collection of reviews on timely topics. Emphasis is placed on the molecular basis of drug action, both applied and experimental.

Readership

Pharmacologists, cancer researchers, biochemists, microbiologists, cell biologists.

Table of Contents

V.L. Woodburn and G.N. Woodruff, Neuroprotective Actions of Excitatory Amino Acid Receptor Antagonists. J. DeVeaugh-Geiss, Pharmacologic Therapy of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. N. Hoiby, B. Giwercman, E.T. Jensen, S.S. Pedersen, C. Koch, and A. Kharazmi, Mechanism of Action of Antibiotics in Chronic Pulmonary Pseudomonas Infection. J.F. Reinhard, Jr., J.B. Erickson, and E.M. Flanagan, Quinolinic Acid in Neurological Disease: Opportunities for Novel Drug Discovery. A. Agarwal, G. Westberg, and L. Raij, Pharmacologic Management of Shock-Induced Renal Dysfunction. P. Beaune, D. Pessayre, P. Dansette, D. Mansuy, and M. Manns, Autoantibodies against Cytochromes P450: Role in Human Diseases. B. Dropulic, S.M. Smith, and K.-T. Jeang, Activation and Inactivation of Gene Expression Using RNA Sequences. I.J. Fidler, Therapy of Cancer Metastasis by Systemic Activation of Macrophages. F. Saudou and R. Hen, 5-Hydroxytryptamine Receptor Subtypes: Molecular and Functional Diversity. References. Subject Index.

Details

No. of pages:
399
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1994
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Electronic ISBN:
9780080581224
Print ISBN:
9780120329311
Print ISBN:
9780123994103

About the serial-volume-editors

Ferid Murad

Ferid Murad was born in Whiting, Indiana. Working concurrently on an M.D. and Ph.D. in Pharmacology, Dr. Murad graduated with both degrees from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, in 1965. His many honors include the Alfred S. Maschke Award for Clinical Excellence from Case Western Reserve University in 1965. He has held several distinguished positions, including Acting Chairman in the Department of Medicine and Acting Division Chief, Division of Respiratory Medicine at Stanford University. He currently is CEO and President of Molecular Geriatrics Corporation in Lake Bluff, Illinois. Dr. Murad is married and has five children.

Reviews

@from:Praise for the Serial @qu:"The book provides superb reading material which chemists and pharmacologists interested in the area of chemotherapy will surely enjoy reading." @source:--JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES