Pharmaco-Imaging in Drug and Biologics Development

Fundamentals and Applications

  • Brian R. Moyer
  • Narayan P.S. Cheruvu
  • Tom C.-C. Hu

Part of the AAPS Advances in the Pharmaceutical Sciences Series book series (AAPS, volume 8)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Eric G. Solon, Brian R. Moyer
    Pages 133-185
  3. Chrystalla Loutsios, Neda Farahi, Charlotte Summers, Prina Ruparelia, Jessica White, Jonathan Potts et al.
    Pages 215-247
  4. Lauren Keith, Svetlana Chefer, Laura Bollinger, Jeffrey Solomon, Srikanth Yellayi, Jurgen Seidel et al.
    Pages 271-290
  5. Brian R. Moyer, Tom C.-C. Hu, Simon Williams, H. Douglas Morris
    Pages 291-326
  6. Kevin A. Douglass, Demian R. Ifa, Andre R. Venter
    Pages 327-353
  7. Brian R. Moyer, Narayan P. S. Cheruvu, Tom C.-C. Hu
    Pages 355-390
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 391-401

About this book

Introduction

Advances in drugs and biologics to mitigate or cure some of nature’s most complex medical problems have been incredible to behold.  These accomplishments are due to the actions of a wide theatre of participants from biologists, pharmacologists, geneticists, chemists and manufacturers, molecular biologists, toxicologists, clinicians, nurses, program managers, quality assurance personnel, regulatory professionals and — a new group of innovators — the Imaging Scientists.  Imaging has grown from the microscopy sections put on slides with special stains to now in vivo “slices” created with innovative physics, imaging tracers and contrast agents, and incredibly fast and accurate computational systems.  The world of biology has become one of witnessing the actions of drugs and biologics through the window of mechanical and electrical engineering — creating  instruments and reporter molecules that can help us “see” into our bodies and “paint” them with medical information needed to resolve disease. This book will inspire imagination and elicit even more innovations in the development of new and novel drugs and biologics through imaging.

Keywords

Applications Cheruvu Development Discovery Drug Imaging Moyer Pharmaco

Editors and affiliations

  • Brian R. Moyer
    • 1
  • Narayan P.S. Cheruvu
    • 2
  • Tom C.-C. Hu
    • 3
  1. 1.BRMoyer & Associates, LLCBedfordUSA
  2. 2.CovidienHazelwoodUSA
  3. 3.Health and Human Services Office of the Asst Secretary of Preparedness and Response (ASPR)Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA)WashingtonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-8247-5
  • Copyright Information American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-8246-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-8247-5
  • Series Print ISSN 2210-7371
  • Series Online ISSN 2210-738X
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