Biotechnology and Biopharmaceuticals
Transforming Proteins and Genes into Drugs
- Rodney J. Y. Ho
Description: Biotechnology and Biopharmaceuticals: Transforming Proteins and Genes into Drugs, Second Edition addresses the pivotal issues relating to translational science, including preclinical and clinical drug development, regulatory science, pharmaco-economics and cost-effectiveness considerations. The new edition also provides an update on new proteins and genetic medicines, the translational and integrated sciences that continue to fuel the innovations in medicine, as well as the new areas of therapeutic development including cancer vaccines, stem cell therapeutics, and cell-based therapies.
Review: Overall, this book provides a valuable resource that can be utilized as a quick look-up guide and, more importantly, as an educational tool that can be used in strategic planning. The presentation style provides comprehensive information amenable to a diverse audience. (Clinical Infectious Diseases, 30 October 2014)