Burger's Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Discovery

Burger's Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Discovery

Online ISBN: 9780471266945

DOI: 10.1002/0471266949

About this Book

This online version of the 7th Edition of the internationally acclaimed major reference Burger's Medicinal Chemistry, Drug Discovery and Development Burger's offers easy access to broad coverage of medicinal chemistry and drug discovery for new, as well as experienced, medicinal chemists, biologists, pharmacologists, and molecular biologists. Burger's offers a comprehensive, global perspective of drug design and drug development.

The new edition features 80 new articles and 36 updated articles - bringing the reference current with the most recent findings in medicinal chemistry as well as the most recently discovered therapeutic agents. By expanding the 7th edition beyond the scope of the prior edition the entire drug development process is presented in detail, including preclinical testing and clinical trials. As a result, readers now have a single resource that they can depend on for quick, reliable information on medicinal chemistry as well as all phases of the drug discovery and development process.

Reflecting its broader scope, more in-depth coverage, and the tremendous advances in medicinal chemistry and drug discovery and development, includes:

  • Drug Discovery
  • Drug Development
  • Cardiovascular, Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases
  • Pulmonary, Bone, Vitamins and Autocoid Therapeutic Agents
  • Cancer
  • Antiinfectives
  • Central Nervous System Disorders
  • The convenient online edition features:
  • Comprehensive coverage of traditional areas as well as more recent developments
  • Reference material for practicing medicinal chemists and specialists in other fields, such as organic chemistry, biochemistry, pharmacology, biology, computational chemistry, biophysics and pharmaceutics
  • Critical information for new and graduate-level researchers in Medicinal Chemistry and related fields
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    Praise for the Sixth Edition…

    "...extremely useful and scholarly work....represents a wealth of information....material is extremely well presented, the illustrations are fantastic, and the scholarly research...is outstanding....very strongly recommended..." —American Reference Books Annual 2003

    "...recommend it heartily as an essential reference source to all medical professionals, researchers and libraries." —Chemical Educator

    "...an outstanding and peerless reference work..." —Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

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    This edition of Burger's Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Discovery is a Memorial Edition to Professor Alfred Burger, who published his major reference work in the first edition as "Medicinal Chemistry" in two volumes in 1951. Dr. Burger's research focused on analgesics, antidepressants and chemotherapeutic agents. He is one of the few academicians to have a drug, designed and synthesized in his laboratories and brought to market. Dr. Burger's contribution to the fields of medicinal chemistry and drug discovery are renowned and documented. He received the Louis Pasteur Medal of the Pasteur Institute and the American Chemical Society Smissman Award.