These volumes represent a comprehensive guide to prodrugs. They guide the reader through the current status of the prodrug concept and its many applications and highlight its many successes in overcoming formulation and delivery of problematic drugs. Replete with examples of approved and marketed prodrugs, these volumes introduce the topic to the novice as well as professional in the design of prodrugs.
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Number of pages: 1464
Weight: 2784 g
Dimensions: 254 x 178 mm
Edition: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 200
From the reviews:
"The editors provide a comprehensive overview on early and current prodrug strategies. ... medicinal chemists will highly appreciate this book. ... the book should be available in the libraries of every pharmaceutical and small-molecule biotech company." (Hugo Kubinyi, ChemMedChem, Issue 3, 2008)