News - 13 Jan 2012
New edition of Essentials of Pharmaceutical Chemistry published
The fourth edition of Essentials of Pharmaceutical Chemistry by Donald Cairns has just been published by Pharmaceutical Press. This title will be of particular interest to pharmacy undergraduates and students of chemistry and pharmaceutical sciences.
Essentials of Pharmaceutical Chemistry is an introduction to the subject covering all the core material necessary to provide an understanding of the basic chemistry of drug molecules. Now a core text on many university courses, it contains numerous worked examples and problems.
This fourth edition has been revised and updated to include new chapters on:
- Chromatographic methods of analysis.
- Medicinal chemistry: the science of rational drug design.