Biotechnology

Download An introduction to pharmaceutical sciences: Production, by Jiben Roy PDF

By Jiben Roy

This textbook is written as a unified method of a number of themes, starting from drug discovery to production, suggestions and know-how, rules and advertising. the foremost subject matter of the booklet is prescription drugs - what each scholar of pharmaceutical sciences should still be aware of: from the energetic pharmaceutical elements to the practise of assorted dosage varieties besides the suitable chemistry, this e-book makes prescribed drugs proper to undergraduate scholars of pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences.

Show description

Read or Download An introduction to pharmaceutical sciences: Production, chemistry, techniques and technology PDF

Similar biotechnology books

Stability and Stabilization of Biocatalysts, Proceedings of an International Symposium organized under auspices of the Working Party on Applied Biocatalysis of the European Federation of Biotechnology, the University of Cordoba, Spain, and the Spanish Soc

Six years after the symposium on balance and Stabilization of Enzymes, a moment symposium, balance and Stabilization of Biocatalysts, on which this ebook is predicated, was once prepared. on the symposium, 210 contributors representing all continents got here jointly to profit from a hundred and fifty oral and poster communications.

Viral Applications of Green Fluorescent Protein: Methods and Protocols

During the last ten years, eco-friendly Fluorescent Proteins, in addition to the opposite spectral variations, have emerged from close to obscurity to develop into a strong and flexible device in clinical learn. In Viral purposes of eco-friendly Fluorescent Protein: equipment and Protocols, top investigators from worldwide give a contribution distinct examples of either the development and alertness of fluorescent proteins introduced by way of viruses in a layout crafted to supply speedy, without problems reproducible effects.

The Biotechnology Debate: Democracy in the Face of Intractable Disagreement

This publication grounds deliberative democratic thought in a extra subtle figuring out of deliberative perform, specifically while facing intractable ethical confrontation relating to novel applied sciences. whereas there's an ongoing, shiny debate concerning the theoretical advantages of deliberative democracy at the one hand, and extra lately, empirical reviews of particular deliberative routines were conducted, those discussions fail to talk to each other.

Modelling and Control of Biotechnological Processes: Proceedings of the 1st Ifac Symposium Noordwijkerhout, the Netherlands 11-13 Dec 1985

Modelling and keep an eye on of Biotechnological approaches comprises the court cases of the foreign Federation of computerized Controls First Symposium on Modeling and regulate of Biotechnological techniques held in Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands, on December 11-13, 1985. The papers discover modeling and regulate of biotechnological procedures equivalent to fermentation and organic wastewater therapy.

Extra info for An introduction to pharmaceutical sciences: Production, chemistry, techniques and technology

Sample text

1951–1999 1998: Viagra®(sildenafil citrate) for erectile dysfunction; 1995: Cardura®(doxazosin mesylate) to treat benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH); 1992: Zoloft®(sertraline hydrochloride) for treatment of depression, Norvasc®(amlodipinebe sylate) for control of angina and hypertension, and Zithromax®(azithromycin) for respiratory and skin infections; 1990: Diflucan®(flucona zole), a powerful antifungal; 1989: Procardia®XL (nifedipine) extended-release tablets; 1986: Unasyn®(ampicillin sulbactam), an injectable antibiotic; 1984: Glucotrol®(glipizide), for diabetes; 1980: Feldene®(piroxicam) anti-inflammatory medications; 1976: Minipress®(prazosin HCI) for the control of high blood pressure; 1967: Vibramycin®(doxycycline hyclate), once-a-day broad-spectrum antibiotic.

21). 6 Pharmaceutical research and development The pharmaceutical industry is research-based. If there were no research, there would be no new molecular entity. 22 shows the expenditure of US biopharmaceutical companies on R&D from 2004 to 2009. As a result, the US FDA approved 34 new drugs and biologics in 2009 and more than 2,000 medicines are in the development pipeline. 3 billion on R&D in 2008,19 which is almost 30% of total pharmaceutical sales. This was more than £10 million per day, and on average the investment in pharmaceutical R&D has been greater than investments on R&D of other British manufacturing sectors.

2 shows the steps involved in discovering ‘cure all’, which also apply to discovering other medicines. The book will also help students understand the exciting career opportunities in the pharmaceutical industry. This book is intended for 2nd to 4th year undergraduate students or postgraduate students who have already taken organic chemistry. Topics include: •• •• •• •• •• •• •• •• •• possibilities of having a career in this industry the manufacturing of APIs different dosage forms what bulk drugs and formulated drugs are critical factors in the development of pharmaceutical formulations in relation to the principles of chemistry good manufacturing practice quality assurance interdisciplinary science networks – the usefulness of teamwork in science the regulation of pharmaceuticals by government agencies.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.16 of 5 – based on 28 votes