An eminent scientist talks about the pharmaceutical industry, biotechnology and the future of drug research. In the course of our busy, technologically-driven lives, it is taken for granted that we respond to minor fluctuations in our health by taking pills -- pills for headache and for toothache; sleeping pills and tranquilizers; pills to lower fever, quiet coughs, and clear the sinuses; medicines to reduce appetite; preparations to relieve heartburn; and many more. In the war against serious disease, medicines are an ...

In Quest of Tomorrow's Medicines 2003, Springer, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780387955421

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In Quest of Tomorrow's Medicines 1999, Springer, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780387985473

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