Gathering information of critical importance for professionals in the pharmaceutical and medical device industries, this guide provides a comprehensive overview of key resources, such as databases, on-line directories, reports, and periodicals-providing at-a-glance guidance and collection development tools for information professionals in this field.
Each chapter corresponds to a key stage or component of the drug development processin a typical pharmaceutical company and covers the types of information typically required at that particular phase.
Table of Contents
An Introduction to the Drug Research and Development Process. Chemistry. Genomics, Proteomics and Bioinformatics. Toxicology. Pharmacology. Drug Regulation. Sales and Marketing. Competitive Intelligence. Pharmacoeconomics. Intellectual Property. Medical Devices and Combination Products