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Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Fundamentals and Applications

  • Every chapter thoroughly updated

  • Explains both basic science and applications of pharmaceutical biotechnology

  • Complete one-stop source for students and professionals

  • Written by experts in each subject

  • Includes pedagogical features like self assessment questions and answers

  • Loaded with over 250 color figures

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Table of contents (27 chapters)

  1. Human Growth Hormone

    • Le N. Dao, Barbara Lippe, Michael Laird, Ingrid Beierle
    Pages 437-449
  2. Recombinant Coagulation Factors and Thrombolytic Agents

    • Koen Mertens, Alexander B. Meijer
    Pages 451-470
  3. Recombinant Human Deoxyribonuclease I

    • Robert A. Lazarus, Jeffrey S. Wagener†
    Pages 471-488
  4. Monoclonal Antibodies in Cancer

    • Jürgen Barth
    Pages 489-519
  5. Hematopoietic Growth Factors

    • Juan Jose Pérez-Ruixo
    Pages 521-535
  6. Monoclonal Antibodies in Solid Organ Transplantation

    • Nicole A. Pilch, Holly B. Meadows, Rita R. Alloway
    Pages 537-555
  7. Antibody-Based Biotherapeutics in Inflammatory Diseases

    • Honghui Zhou, Yan Xu, Amarnath Sharma
    Pages 557-617
  8. Interferons and Interleukins

    • Jean-Charles Ryff, Sidney Pestka
    Pages 619-643
  9. Back Matter

    Pages 645-653

About this book

This introductory text explains both the basic science and the applications of biotechnology derived pharmaceuticals, with special emphasis on their clinical use. It serves as a complete one-stop source for undergraduate/graduate pharmacists, pharmaceutical science students,
and for those who did not receive formal training in this field. Pharmaceutical Biotechnology: Fundamentals and Applications, Fifth Edition completely updates the previous edition, and includes additional coverage on newer approaches such as oligonucleotides, mi/siRNA, gene therapy and advanced therapeutics.

Daan J.A. Crommelin is Professor Emeritus Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences at Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands and Adjunct Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Robert D. Sindelar is Professor and former Dean Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences and The Centre for Health Evaluation & Outcomes Sciences (CHEOS), The University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, BC, Canada and President of the Global Drug Commercialization Centre (GDCC)-China and Vice-President GDCC-worldwide, Chengdu, China

Bernd Meibohm is Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Programs at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Pharmacy, Memphis, TN, USA

Buying options

eBook USD 89.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-030-00710-2
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Hardcover Book USD 119.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)