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xiii, 216 p. : ill. (some col.).
  • Probability Distribution Mean, Mode, Median Variance, Standard Deviation, Standard Error, Coefficient of Variation Analysis of Normality and Homogeneity of Variance Transformation of Data and Outliers Tests for Significant Differences t-Tests Correlation Analysis Regression Analysis Multivariate Analysis Non-Parametric Tests Cluster Analysis TrendTests Survival Analysis Dose Response Relationships Analysis of pathology Data Designing An Animal Experiment in Pharmacology and Toxicology-Randomization, Determining Sample Size How to Select an Appropriate Statistical Tool?
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781578087525 20171218
Statistics plays an important role in pharmacology and related subjects such as toxicology and drug discovery and development. Improper statistical tool selection for analyzing the data obtained from studies may result in wrongful interpretation of the performance or safety of drugs. This book communicates statistical tools in simple language. The examples used are similar to those that scientists encounter regularly in their research area. The authors provide cognitive clues for selection of appropriate tools to analyze the data obtained from the studies and explain how to interpret the result of the statistical analysis.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781578087525 20171218
xxiv, 430 p.
dx.doi.org SpringerLink
1 online resource.
  • 1.Routes of Administration
  • 2.Membranes and Drug Action
  • 3.Drug Absorption
  • 4.Drug Transporters in ADME
  • 5.Drug Distribution
  • 6.Drug Metabolism
  • 7.Drug Excretion
  • 8.Pharmacokinetics
  • 9.Receptor-ligand Interaction
  • 10.Molecular Targets for Drug Actions
  • 11.Cell Signaling Pathways
  • 12.Immunopharmacology
  • 13.Drug Toxicity
  • 14.Adverse Drug Reactions
  • 15.Cell Death
  • 16.Pharmacogenomics and Pharmacogenetics
  • 17.Drug Tolerance, Dependence, Addiction
  • 18.Drug Resistance
  • 19.Role of Molecular Biology in Modern Pharmacology
  • 20.Drug Discovery - Sources of New Drugs
  • 21.Drug Development - Pre-clinical
  • 22.Drug Development - Clinical
  • 23.Nutriceuticals
  • 24.The FDA.
This unique and much needed textbook meets the rapidly emerging needs of programs training pharmacologic scientists seeking careers in basic research and drug discovery rather than such applied fields as pharmacy and medicine. While the market is crowded with many clinical and therapeutic pharmacology textbooks, the field of pharmacology is booming with the prospects of discovering new drugs, and virtually no extant textbook meets this need at the student level. The market is so bereft of such approaches that many pharmaceutical companies will adopt Hacker, et al. to help train new drug researchers. The boom in pharmacology is driven by the recent decryption of the human genome and enormous progress in controlling genes and synthesizing proteins, making new and even custom drug design possible. This book makes use of these discoveries in presenting its topics, moving logically from drug receptors to the target molecules drug researchers seek, covering such modern topics along the way as side effects, drug resistance, Pharmacogenomics, and even nutriceuticals, one in a string of culminating chapters on the drug discovery process. It uses individual drugs to explain molecular actions. It features full color art program that explains molecular and chemical concepts graphically. Logical structure reflecting the current state of pharmacology and translational research, starting with receptors and finishing with target molecules. This book covers such intricacies as drug resistance and cell death. Consistent format across chapters and pedagogical strategies make this textbook a superior learning tool.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780123695215 20160528
1 online resource (434 p.) : ill.
  • PART I- FUNDAMENTALS OF PHARMACOKINETICS Introduction Absorption and Distribution Metabolism and Elimination Drug Interaction PART II- FUNDAMENTALS OF PHARMACODYNAMICS AND TOXICODYNAMICS Drug Receptors Dose-Response Relationship Drug Toxicity Treating Drug Toxicity PART III- DRUGS THAT REPLACE, CURE, OR TREAT SYMPTOMS Hormones Chemotherapeutic Agents: Antibiotics and Anticancer Drugs Drug Treatment of Symptoms: Neuropharmacology and Substance Abuse Cardiovascular Drugs Pulmonary Pharmacology Gastrointestinal Pharmacology PART IV- DRUG DEVELOPMENT Drug Discovery by the Pharmaceutical Industry Pharmaceutical Development of Drugs and the FDA Animals in Research Alternative Medicine PART V- APPENDICES, GLOSSARY, AND CALCULTIONS Appendix I: The History of Drug Abuse Laws in the United States Appendix II: Molecular Structure of Nucleic Acids Appendix III: Glossary Appendix IV: Top 10 Drugs in History Appendix V: Answers to Self-Assessment Questions.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781420047417 20160711
Advances in pharmacogenomics and proteomics, along with the introduction of recombinant DNA technology, have expanded the applications of pharmacology to encompass a range of disciplines. Biomedical researchers, protein specialists, and molecular biologists are all involved in the development and delivery of novel drugs. Therefore, students in a variety of life sciences now require grounding in pharmacology. Adding much new material, Introduction to Pharmacology, Third Edition familiarizes students with the curative action of specific drugs, along with current research and the multifaceted role of pharmacology in society. New to the third edition- * Chapters on smooth muscle pharmacology covering gastrointestinal and pulmonary pharmacology * Pharmacology advances at the molecular level * The historical background of the Watson Crick model of DNA * Cutting edge topics such as RNA interference and dopamine signaling The text begins with a discussion on the absorption, distribution, metabolism, and elimination of drugs. Much emphasis is placed on pharmacokinetic aspects: how drugs produce an effect and the quantification of these effects for comparative purposes. Also the text describes substance abuse pharmacology and the evolution of drug laws. Several chapters deal with the development of drugs and challenges faced in drug discovery. Identifying both the therapeutic and toxicological aspects of drug use, Introduction to Pharmacology employs contemporary examples to help students become familiar with drug development and treatment, as well as possible adverse affects, and the impact of drug research and use on society today and into the future.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781420047417 20160711
576 p. : ill., port.
  • 1. The heritage of pharmacology
  • 2. The scope of pharmacology
  • 3. How drugs act on the living organism
  • 4. How drugs reach their site of action
  • 5. How drugs reach their site of action
  • 6. How drugs reach their site of action
  • 7. How the actions of drugs are terminated
  • 8. How the action of drugs are terminated
  • 9. General principles of the quantitative aspects of drug action
  • 10. General principles of the quantitative aspects of drug action
  • 11. Factors modifying the effects of drugs in individuals
  • 12. Factors modifying the effects of drugs in individuals
  • 13. Drug toxicity
  • 14. How drugs alter physiologic function
  • 15. The pharmacological aspects of drug abuse
  • 16. The development and evaluation of new drugs.
432 p.
  • Part 1. Fundamentals of Pharmacokinetics 1. Introduction 2. Absorption and Distribution 3. Metabolism and Elimination 4. Drugs Interactions Part 2. Fundamentals of Pharmacodynamics 5. Drug Receptors 6. Dose Response Relationship 7. Drug Toxicity 8.Treating Drug Overdose Part 3. Drugs that Replace, Cure, or Treat Symptoms 9. Hormones 10. Chemotherapeutic Agents 11. Composition of the Nervous System, Neuropharmacology, and Substance Abuse 12. Cardiovascular Pharmacology Part 4. Drug Development 13.Drug Discovery by the Pharmaceutical Industry 14. Pharmaceutical Development of Drugs and the FDA 15. Animals in Research 16. Alternative Medicine Appendix: History of Drug Abuse Laws.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780415280334 20160527
The first edition of Introduction to Pharmacology has over recent years become a highly influential text among students wishing to acquire a knowledge of pharmacology without having to refer to the larger, more detailed, traditional pharmacology volumes. This revised and updated second edition contains significant new material to bring the reader up-to-date with the latest practices and principles in pharmacology.Exploring the basic principles in both the therapeutic and toxicological aspects of drug use, the book employs contemporary examples of medication, supplemented with an increased number of accurate and easy-to-interpret figures and diagrams. Additionally, Introduction to Pharmacology presents the important concept of understanding the limitations surrounding the drugs that cure, replace physiological inadequacies, or treat symptoms, and which have led to the system of drug classification. The broad scope of the book also encompasses the role of the FDA, drugs in sport, and the use of animals for drug experimentation. A clear and accessible book, Introduction to Pharmacology builds on the strengths of the first edition and is an invaluable reference for all students interested in this subject.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780415280334 20160527
xi, 169 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
xiv, 272 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
This book derives from a popular three-day ACS short course, "Pharmacology for Chemists", which the author has taught for 20 years. Pharmacology is the scientific study of drugs, including their composition, uses, and physiological effects. While not traditionally taught to organic and medicinal chemists, an understanding of pharmacology is becoming essential for maintaining the dynamic role of the drug development researcher. Pharmacologic texts are usually organized around the practice of clinical medicine or classes of drugs; this book uses chemistry as its foundation.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780841235243 20160528
Science Library (Li and Ma)
1,063 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
East Asia Library
xviii, 1213 pages : ill ; 29 cm
Medical Library (Lane)
xv, 1047 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Medical Library (Lane)
xvi, 567 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Medical Library (Lane)
xxiii, 342 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
[4] p. ; 28 cm.
Green Library
xi, 344 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
viii, 159 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Medical Library (Lane)
ix, 318 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Medical Library (Lane)
2 v. illus. 24cm.
Marine Biology Library (Miller)
ix, 659 p. illus. 20 cm.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)

20. Yao li xue [1970]

12, 388 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
SAL1&2 (on-campus shelving)


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