The Billion-Dollar Molecule: The Quest for the Perfect Drug
ISBN: 0671510576
EAN13: 9780671510572
Language: English
Pages: 464
Edition: Revised
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 8.00" L x 6.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
This inside account of Vertex, a start-up pharmaceutical company, conveys the exciting drama being played out in the pioneering and enormously profitable field of drug research. Vertex is dedicated to designing--atom by atom--a new life-saving immunosuppressant drug that has major implications for HIV research.