Innovation in the Pharmaceutical Industry: The Process of Drug Discovery and Development

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Author: Takuji Hara
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
Pages: 288
Language: english
Year: 2003
ISBN 10: 1843760509
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Series: Unknown
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This volume traces the discovery and development of drugs in Japan and the UK both historically and sociologically. It includes 16 case studies of major pharmaceutical developments in the 20th century, encompassing, amongst others, beta-blockers, beta-stimulants, inhaled steroids and histamine...