By Leonard G. Davis (auth.), John M. Pezzuto Ph.D., Michael E. Johnson Ph.D., Henri R. Manasse Jr. Ph.D. (eds.)
Biotechnology and Pharmacy bargains a distinct review of the foundations of biotechnology and their purposes within the pharmaceutical sciences. The publication assumes a uncomplicated wisdom of biology and chemistry and used to be written as a textual content appropriate for college students of pharmacy or different healthiness sciences. the 1st a part of the publication describes the elemental parts of biotechnology, equivalent to recombinant DNA and monoclonal antibody expertise; the second one half comprehensively covers functions of biotechnology within the prognosis and remedy of affliction; and the ultimate half bargains a pragmatic dialogue of ways biotechnology items will impact the perform of pharmacy.
Microbiologists, biochemists, and medicinal chemists also will locate this publication to be a precious reference.
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Biotechnology and Pharmacy by Leonard G. Davis (auth.), John M. Pezzuto Ph.D., Michael E. Johnson Ph.D., Henri R. Manasse Jr. Ph.D. (eds.)