Drug Design and Action
Series:De Gruyter Textbook
- Provides a multidisciplinary approach to the field.
- Serves the needs of students and researchers.
- Includes case studies and practical examples aiming to help readers gain a broader understanding.
Aims and Scope
This two volume book is an excellent introduction to this interdisciplinary area, lying on the interface between organic chemistry, biochemistry and medicine. The authors give a comprehensive overview of the field and outline the actual challenges in pharmaceutical science and industry. Volume 1 introduces the concepts of drug design and drug metabolic processes as well as antibacterial, antiviral and anticancer agents.