Medicinal Chemistry for Organic Chemists, Hardback Book

Medicinal Chemistry for Organic Chemists Hardback


Medicinal Chemistry for Organic Chemists provides an entry-level introduction to the field of medicinal chemistry for advanced chemistry undergraduate students and post-graduates.

Written from the perspective of organic chemists, and in the language of chemists, this book provides the basic information required to understand the field of drug discovery.

It presents and addresses common misconceptions and misunderstandings through the inclusion of key points, and supports the readers' further development through the inclusion of numerous references that point out key sources of in-depth information in the original literature.

Underpinning the theoretical background, numerous development examples of real life pharmaceutical targets from key drug classes are shown, illustrating in a practical, memorable way how real world drug discovery takes place.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 448 pages, Approx. 340 illustrations (40 in full color)
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Organic chemistry
  • ISBN: 9780123985330



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