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Author Stockwell, Brent R., author.

Title The quest for the cure : the science and stories behind the next generation of medicines / Brent R. Stockwell.

Publication Info. New York : Columbia University Press, ©2011.


Location Call No. Status
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult Nonfiction  615.19 STO    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  615.19 STO    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Non Fiction  615.19 STOCKWELL    Check Shelf
Description xviii, 265 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The drug discovery crisis -- A new science of molecules -- The birth of the first cancer drugs -- A new company creating drug combinations -- The undruggable RAS protein -- The druggable genome -- Peering inside proteins -- The nature of interactions between proteins -- From protein-protein interactions to personalized medicines -- A revolution in peptide synthesis -- A vast array of drug candidates -- Moving outside the small molecule box -- Accelerating the arrival of next-generation drugs.
Subject Drug development.
Drugs -- Design.
Proteins -- Metabolism.
Drug Discovery -- methods.
Drug Design.
Proteins -- chemistry.
Proteins -- metabolism.
ISBN 9780231152129 cloth alkaline paper
0231152124 cloth alkaline paper
9780231525527 ebook
0231525524 ebook
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