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A pharmacology primer : theory, applications, and methods / Terry P. Kenakin.

Author:
Kenakin, Terrence P. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Amsterdam ; Boston : Academic Press/Elsevier, c2009.
Εdition:
3rd ed.
Description:
xix, 389 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
What is pharmacology? -- How different tissues process drug response -- Drug-receptor theory -- Pharmacological assay formats : binding -- Agonists : the measurement of affinity and efficacy in functional assays -- Orthosteric drug antagonism -- Allosteric drug antagonism -- The process of drug discovery -- Pharmacokinetics -- Target- and system-based strategies for drug discovery -- "Hit" to drug : lead optimization -- Statistics and experimental design -- Selected pharmacological methods -- Exercises in pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics.
Subject(s):
Pharmacology, Experimental [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780123745859 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 0123745853 (hardcover : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2008040350
OCLC:
253189088
RCP:
C - S