Drug synthesis is a multi-billion industry. New drugs can make or break pharmaceutical firms as well as helping untold numbers of people as witnessed by the news coverage given the impotence drug. This volume will continue the successful series focusing on the synthesis of medicinal agents. Covering the literature from 1994 to 1998, the book targets practitioners in the field who seek a quick overview of the synthetic routes which have been used to access specific classes of therapeutic agents.
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Author Biography - Daniel Lednicer
DANIEL LEDNICER has devoted his career in both the private and public sectors to the search for new therapeutic agents. A former chemist and project officer at the National Cancer Institute, he has held the positions of director of chemical research at Mead Johnson, director of pharmaceutical sciences at Adria Laboratories, and pharmaceutical manager at Analytical Biochemistry Laboratories. He is the author or coauthor of the five previous volumes in the Wiley series, The Organic Chemistry of Drug Synthesis, and author of the recent book, Strategies for Organic Drug Synthesis and Design, also published by Wiley.