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.

Key Features

  • Articles written by leading investigators in the field
  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments

Readership

Pharmacologists, immunologists, and biochemists.

Table of Contents

Drug Discovery - Michael Williams and S.J. Enna

Anti-inflammatory Agents as Cancer Therapeutics - Kho Kashfi

Proteasome Inhibitors in Oncology -  Bruce Ruggeri and Bruce Dorsey  

TPA023: A Subtype-Selective GABAA Receptor Modulator with a Novel Pharmacological Profile - John Atack

Problems with the Current Paradigm for Cancer Drug Development: How to Win This Game - Bharat B. Aggarwal

New Approaches for the Treatment of Sleep Disorders - Andrew Winokur, Nick DeMartinis, and Jayesh Kamath

Novel Strategies for Treating Hypercholesterolemia - Jerry Colca 

Therapeutic Strategies for the Treatment of Drug Addiction - Jonathan Katz and Amy Newman

Targets for Antihypertensives - David Taylor and Abdel Abdel-Rahman

Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors as Targets for Antidepressants - Jeff Witkin

New Approaches for the Treatment of Fibrosis - Alexander Scriabine.

Preclinical Prerequisites for Antipsychotic Activity - Vincent Castagne, Paul C. Moser, and Roger Porsolt

Details

No. of pages:
520
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780123786425
Electronic ISBN:
9780123786432

Reviews

PRAISE FOR THE SERIES
"...recommended not only to pharmacologists but also to all those in related disciplines"--NATURE
"The works do represent an extensive compilation of recent data by outstanding researchers in this area. They are generally scientifically excellent, the bibliographies are good, and the individual reports are clear, concise, and extremely well illustrated."--H.E. Kaufmann in CHEMOTHERAPY
"Superb reading material."--JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES