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  1. Kratom and Other Mitragynines

    The Chemistry and Pharmacology of Opioids from a Non-Opium Source

    Edited by Robert B. Raffa

    Opioids such as morphine, codeine, and oxycodone are extracts or analogs isolated from a single source: the opium poppy. For a long time, it was believed to be nature’s only source of opioids. But it now appears that biological diversity has evolved an alternative source of opioid compounds—those...

    Published October 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Re-inventing Drug Development

    Edited by Jeffrey S. Handen

    The biopharmaceutical industry has entered an era of unprecedented change and challenge, characterized by increasing pricing pressures, rising rates of attrition in the product development lifecycle, and decreasing scientific innovation. The most successful products are losing patent protection,...

    Published October 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Rational Basis for Clinical Translation in Stroke Therapy

    Edited by Giuseppe Micieli, Diana Amantea

    Series: Frontiers in Neurotherapeutics Series

    Stroke remains one of the major causes of death and long-term disability worldwide. Currently, the only approved therapy for the acute treatment of this disease is thrombolysis, a strategy that can only be applied to a small percentage of patients due to its narrow therapeutic window. Unfortunately...

    Published August 27th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Fundamentals of Asymmetric Synthesis

    By G. L. David Krupadanam

    Asymmetric synthesis is an integral part of synthetic organic chemistry. Some of the reactions in this book were known prior to 1980, while several new ones, particularly catalytic asymmetric reactions, have been discovered in the recent years. The impact of this new class of reactions has been...

    Published August 25th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Natural Products Chemistry

    Sources, Separations and Structures

    By Raymond Cooper, George Nicola

    Notoriously cumbersome to isolate and challenging to synthesize, the path of natural products to viable drugs is an arduous journey. Yet compounds isolated from nature have long been known to possess fascinating structures, biological profiles and pharmaceutical potential far greater than anything...

    Published July 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Carbohydrate Chemistry

    Proven Synthetic Methods, Volume 2

    Edited by Gijsbert van der Marel, Jeroen Codee

    Series: Carbohydrate Chemistry

    The second volume in the series Carbohydrate Chemistry: Proven Synthetic Methods, Volume 2 offers a collection of synthetic procedures valuable to the practice of synthetic carbohydrate chemistry. The series takes an important and unique approach in that all described procedures have been...

    Published March 4th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Experiments in Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Second Edition

    By Charles Dickson

    Written by an author with more than 40 years of teaching experience in the field, Experiments in Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Second Edition responds to a critical classroom need for material on directed laboratory investigations in biological and pharmaceutical chemistry. This new edition supplies 75...

    Published February 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Green Tea Polyphenols

    Nutraceuticals of Modern Life

    Edited by Lekh R. Juneja, Mahendra P. Kapoor, Tsutomu Okubo, Theertham Rao

    There is a wealth of published research on the health-promoting effects of green tea and its various components including polyphenols. Green Tea Polyphenols: Nutraceuticals of Modern Life presents a collection of global findings on the numerous health benefits of green tea polyphenols, confirming...

    Published May 21st 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Hydroxyapatite Coatings for Biomedical Applications

    Edited by Sam Zhang

    Series: Advances in Materials Science and Engineering

    Hydroxyapatite coatings are of great importance in the biological and biomedical coatings fields, especially in the current era of nanotechnology and bioapplications. With a bonelike structure that promotes osseointegration, hydroxyapatite coating can be applied to otherwise bioinactive implants to...

    Published May 14th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Carotenoids and Vitamin A in Translational Medicine

    Edited by Olaf Sommerburg, Werner Siems, Klaus Kraemer

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    Vitamin A (retinol) is an essential dietary compound with myriad metabolic and regulatory functions. Deficiency can result in vision problems, compromised immune responses, and a host of other medical issues. More than 600 carotenoids have been identified in plants, algae, fungi, and bacteria, and...

    Published April 24th 2013 by CRC Press