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The Quest for the Cure

The Science and Stories Behind the Next Generation of Medicines
Author: Brent R. Stockewell
ISBN #: 978-0-231-15212-9
Publisher:  N/A

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After more than fifty years of block-buster drug development, skeptics are beginning to fear we are reaching the end of drug discovery to combat major diseases. In this engaging book, Brent R. Stockwell, a leading researcher in the exciting new science of chemical biology, describes this dilemma and the powerful techniques that may bring drug research into the twenty-first century.

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