Chapter 1. Nuclear Receptors as Drug Targets: A Historical Perspective of Modern Drug Discovery

  1. Prof. Dr. Eckhard Ottow1 and
  2. Dr. Hilmar Weinmann2
  1. Prof. Dr. Eckhard Ottow1 and
  2. Dr. Hilmar Weinmann2

Published Online: 19 DEC 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527623297.ch1

Nuclear Receptors as Drug Targets

Nuclear Receptors as Drug Targets

How to Cite

Ottow, E. and Weinmann, H. (2008) Nuclear Receptors as Drug Targets: A Historical Perspective of Modern Drug Discovery, in Nuclear Receptors as Drug Targets (eds E. Ottow and H. Weinmann), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527623297.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Bayer Schering Pharma AG, Medicinal Chemistry (S106/345), Müllerstrasse 178, 13342 Berlin, Germany

  2. 2

    Bayer Schering Pharma AG, Medicinal Chemistry (S106/048A), Müllerstrasse 178, 13342 Berlin, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bayer Schering Pharma AG, Medicinal Chemistry (S106/345), Müllerstrasse 178, 13342 Berlin, Germany

  2. 2

    Bayer Schering Pharma AG, Medicinal Chemistry (S106/048A), Müllerstrasse 178, 13342 Berlin, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 DEC 2008
  2. Published Print: 20 AUG 2008

Book Series:

  1. Methods and Principles in Medicinal Chemistry

Book Series Editors:

  1. Prof. Dr. Raimund Mannhold3,
  2. Prof. Dr. Hugo Kubinyi4 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Gerd Folkers5

Series Editor Information

  1. 3

    Molecular Drug Research Group, Heinrich-Heine-Universität, Universitätsstrasse 1, 40225 Düsseldorf, Germany

  2. 4

    Donnersbergerstrasse 9, 67256 Weisenheim am Sand, Germany

  3. 5

    Collegium Helveticum, STW/ETH Zurich, 8092 Zurich, Switzerland

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527318728

Online ISBN: 9783527623297

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Keywords:

  • nuclear receptors;
  • drug targets;
  • historical perspective;
  • drug discovery

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Short Historical Overview on Nuclear Receptors in Pharmacological Research and Drug Discovery

  • Recent Progress in Nuclear Receptor Drug Discovery

  • Modern Methods and Technologies in Nuclear Receptor Drug Discovery

  • Summary and Future Developments

  • References