Drug Discovery for Psychiatric Disorders

by Zoran Rankovic

Drug Discovery for Psychiatric Disorders Synopsis

1.An authorative reference on the background and advances in psychiatric drug discovery2.Current treatments often have unpleasant side effects, there is a need to develop more effective treatments3.Medicinal chemists, pharmacologists, biochemists, those working in psychiatric drug development4.MedChemComm, Issues in Toxicology Series5.Covers the evolution, major advances, challenges and future directions in drug discovery and medicinal chemistry for major psychiatric disorders

Book Information

ISBN: 9781849733656
Publication date: 31st October 2012
Author: Zoran Rankovic
Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 590 pages
Categories: Pharmacology, Psychiatry, Chemistry,

About Zoran Rankovic

Zoran Rankovic is a Senior Research Fellow and a Head of Medicinal Chemistry section at MSD, Merck Research Laboratories, U.K. 15 years experience in drug discovery with a track record of delivering compounds into the development for a number of therapeutic areas, including psychiatry. Over a decade of a direct involvement in shaping the early discovery portfolio for the neuroscience franchise. Zoran has a PhD in organic chemistry from the University of Leeds, UK. Richard Hargreaves is Vice President and Worldwide Head of Neuroscience Discovery Research at Merck - completed his doctorate through the Physiology Department at King's College London ...

More About Zoran Rankovic

Share this book