Antiparasitic and Antibacterial Drug Discovery: From Molecular Targets to Drug Candidates
Copyright © 2009 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA
Editor(s): Paul M. Selzer
Published Online: 28 JUL 2009
Print ISBN: 9783527323272
Online ISBN: 9783527626816
About this Book
Mainly addressing parasitic diseases but also focusing on diseases caused by bacteria, this much-needed reference and handbook provides a unique insight into the approach adopted by commercial science towards infectious diseases, including the work of medicinal chemists. Many of the authors are scientists with hands-on experience of drug discovery units within the pharmaceutical industry. In addition, the text covers efforts towards drug development in infectious diseases from academic groups and non profit organizations.