Brain Drug Targeting
The Future of Brain Drug Development
By (author) William M. Pardridge
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Brain Drug Targeting by William M. Pardridge
Book DescriptionThe thesis of this innovative and challenging book, first published in 2001, is that brain drug development has been restricted by the failure of adequate brain drug targeting, and that this is an increasingly urgent problem as developments in genomics lead to new generations of therapeutic macromolecules. The author, a world leader in the study of the blood-brain barrier and its clinical implications, reviews the field of neurotherapeutics from the point of view of drug targeting. He surveys the scientific and clinical basis of drug delivery across biological membranes, including topics such as genetically engineered trojan horses for drug targeting, antisense neurotherapeutics, and gene therapy of brain disorders. At a time when there are few significant new drug treatments in prospect for common neurological diseases, this authoritative review will encourage a wide range of clinicians and neuroscientists to reexamine the development and use of drugs in treating disorders of the central nervous system.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521800778
(247mm x 174mm x 24mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 31-May-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author William M. Pardridge
Brain Drug Targeting, Paperback (June 2010)
This challenging 2001 book reviews modern neurotherapeutics from the point of view of drug targeting.
Introduction to the Blood-brain Barrier, Paperback (December 2006)» View all books by William M. Pardridge
A comprehensive introduction to the blood-brain barrier and methodology of its study from international authorities.
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