By Gert Fricker, Melanie Ott, Anne Mahringer
Medicinal chemistry is either technology and artwork. The technological know-how of medicinal chemistry bargains mankind one among its top hopes for bettering the standard of existence. The paintings of medicinal chemistry keeps to problem its practitioners with the necessity for either instinct and event to find new medicines. consequently sharing the event of drug examine is uniquely useful to the sphere of medicinal chemistry. Drug learn calls for interdisciplinary team-work on the interface among chemistry, biology and medication. hence, the topic-related sequence themes in Medicinal Chemistry covers all appropriate features of drug examine, e.g. pathobiochemistry of illnesses, identity and validation of (emerging) drug pursuits, structural biology, drugability of ambitions, drug layout techniques, chemogenomics, man made chemistry together with combinatorial tools, bioorganic chemistry, ordinary compounds, high-throughput screening, pharmacological in vitro and in vivo investigations, drug-receptor interactions at the molecular point, structure-activity relationships, drug absorption, distribution, metabolism, removing, toxicology and pharmacogenomics. ordinarily, specific volumes are edited through renowned visitor editors.