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

Author
Kenakin, Terrence P. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
3rd ed.
Published/​Created
Amsterdam ; Boston : Academic Press/Elsevier, c2009.
Description
xix, 389 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Pharmacology, Experimental [Browse]
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.
ISBN
  • 9780123745859 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 0123745853 (hardcover : alk. paper)
LCCN
2008040350
OCLC
253189088
RCP
C - S

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