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1st Edition

Biological Approaches to Rational Drug Design

ISBN 9780849394225
Published December 22, 1994 by CRC Press
224 Pages

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Book Description

This book exploits an understanding of disease pathogenesis by applying a variety of biological agents to therapy. It provides a broad overview of the current methodologies being applied to biological approaches to rational drug design and in depth analyses of progress in this specific field.

Table of Contents

Identifying Lead Peptides from Epitope Libraries, J.K. Scott
Interleukin-1 Receptor Pathway Approaches to Drug Design, H.M. Einspahr, B.C. Finzel, and D.E. Tracey
The Hematopoietic Colony-Stimulating Factors, K. Kaushansky
Monoclonal Antibodies: Technical Development and Therapeutic Indications, M.R. Dalesandro, M.E. Sanders, and J.A. Lipani
T Cell Receptor-Based Therapy of Autoimmune Diseases, T. Ramanujam and W.V. Williams
Oligosaccharide Pharmaceuticals, S. Roth and D. Zopf
Gene Therapy, J.D. Boyer and D.B. Weiner
Antisense Deoxynucleotides and Ribozymes: Mechanisms of Action and Potential in Gene Therapy, S.K. Shore and E.P. Reddy

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David B. Weiner (University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA) (Edited by) , William V. Williams (University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia,) (Edited by)