Antiviral Chemotherapy

Antiviral Chemotherapy

by Richard Challand, Robert J. Young
     
 

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Advances in the understanding of the genetic make-up of viruses and the precise function of their proteins has led in recent years to the emergence of antiviral chemotherapy as one of the fastest growing scientific and commercial areas of drug therapy. This introduction to the field covers the discovery of nucleosides to combat herpes virus infections; advances in… See more details below

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Advances in the understanding of the genetic make-up of viruses and the precise function of their proteins has led in recent years to the emergence of antiviral chemotherapy as one of the fastest growing scientific and commercial areas of drug therapy. This introduction to the field covers the discovery of nucleosides to combat herpes virus infections; advances in the understanding of HIV in particular, and of viruses in general; progress in the treatment of viral respiratory ailments; and the many viral agents responsible for hepatitis.

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ISBN-13:
9781901217032
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
07/16/1998
Series:
Biochemical and Medicinal Chemistry Series
Pages:
136
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.50(d)

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