Principles and Practice of Psychopharmacotherapy by Philip G. Janicak, John M. Davis

By Philip G. Janicak, John M. Davis

This ebook offers info at the use of psychotropic medicinal drugs in scientific perform. The booklet covers every little thing from the fundamental technology of pharmacology to systematic evaluate of all at present on hand facts at the use of psychotropic medications. as a result of its assurance of simple technological know-how and the heritage of psychotropic medicines, this publication could be distinct for tutorial use.

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Psychopharmacology: Drugs, the Brain and Behavior, 1st by Jerrold S. Meyer

By Jerrold S. Meyer

Fresh advances in molecular pharmacology and mind imaging have revolutionized our realizing of the way psychoactive medications paintings. Now, from the authors of ideas of Neuropsychopharmacology, comes a brand new undergraduate textbook integrating those advancements. the 1st element of the booklet presents vast origin fabrics, together with the fundamental ideas of pharmacology, neurophysiology and neuroanatomy, synaptic transmission, and strategies in psychopharmacology. the second one part describes key positive aspects of significant neurotransmitter platforms, together with the catecholamines, serotonin, acetylcholine, glutamate and GABA.

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Freeze-drying of pharmaceutical and food products by Tse-Chao Hua, Bao-Lin Liu, Haimei Zhang

By Tse-Chao Hua, Bao-Lin Liu, Haimei Zhang

Freeze-drying is a vital renovation procedure for heat-sensitive prescribed drugs and meals. items are first frozen then dried in a vacuum at low temperature via sublimation and desorption, instead of by way of the appliance of warmth. The ensuing goods should be kept at room temperature for lengthy classes. This informative textual content addresses either rules and perform during this sector. the 1st bankruptcy introduces freeze-drying. The authors then assessment the basics of the strategy, heat-mass move analyses, modelling of the drying method and the apparatus hired. extra chapters concentrate on freeze-drying of nutrition, freeze-drying of prescribed drugs and the protecting brokers and ingredients utilized. the ultimate bankruptcy covers the real matters of disinfection, sterilization and procedure validation.

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Proteomics: Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Applications by Hubert Hondermarck

By Hubert Hondermarck

Human biology has now entered right into a part of post-genomics and it might probably no longer be an exaggeration to assert that the foremost final result of the human genome sequencing has ultimately been to open the right way to the exploration of the proteome-proteomics. Proteins are the practical output of genes and there are major anticipated results from human proteomics. the 1st is to find new molecular markers for early analysis and profiling of pathologies. the second one is to decipher the intracellular signaling pathways resulting in the initiation and development of pathologies, for the identity of recent ambitions and the improvement of leading edge healing techniques. this can be truly a promising problem that this e-book explores via a chain of ongoing studies and initiatives consultant of the recent period within which biology and drugs have now entered. This quantity may be of specific curiosity to scholars and execs engaged within the fields of medication, biomedical and biopharmaceutical sciences.

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Chemokine Receptors as Drug Targets (Methods and Principles by Martine J. Smit, Sergio A. Lira, Rob Leurs, Raimund

By Martine J. Smit, Sergio A. Lira, Rob Leurs, Raimund Mannhold, Hugo Kubinyi, Gerd Folkers

Starting with a basic creation on chemokine functionality and chemokine receptor biology, the guide is going directly to disguise the identified implications of those signaling molecules in human illnesses, reminiscent of melanoma, neural issues, and viral an infection, together with HIV/AIDS. the second one 1/2 the booklet systematically surveys present drug improvement efforts at focusing on person chemokine receptors, in addition to different chemokine interplay companions. Contributions within the first a part of the publication are commonly from academia, while the second one half includes up to date experiences from the pharmaceutical undefined.

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Therapeutic protein drug products: Practical approaches to by Brian K Meyer

By Brian K Meyer

Advertisement healing protein drug items; A formula option to increase the actual balance of macromolecular-based drug items; homes of protein formulations; fabric and method compatibility trying out; Compounding and filling: Drug substance to drug product; management within the health center; Regulatory directions for the advance of a biotechnology drug product

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Protein Formulation and Delivery, Second Edition (Drugs and by Eugene J. McNally, Eugene McNally, Jayne E. Hastedt

By Eugene J. McNally, Eugene McNally, Jayne E. Hastedt

This name is meant to aid pharmaceutical scientists within the improvement of strong protein formulations in the course of the early phases of the product improvement procedure, offering a accomplished overview of mechanisms and factors of protein instability in formula improvement, insurance of sped up balance trying out tools and proper analytical tools, and an summary of the drug substance production technique. Preformulation and the improvement of conventional suggestions and lyophilized formulations often used for intravenous supply and non-traditional formulations also are addressed. simply because many advancements within the box have emerged because the booklet of the 1st version, this moment variation addresses very important new patient-friendly advancements within the box, equivalent to formula for implantable units, needle-free formula and supply techniques, and oral supply of proteins.

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