Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Fundamentals and Applications

Editors: Crommelin, Daan J. A., Sindelar, Robert, Meibohm, Bernd (Eds.)

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  • Explains both basic science and applications of pharmaceutical biotechnology
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About this Textbook

This introductory text explains both the basic science and the applications of biotechnology-derived pharmaceuticals, with special emphasis on their clinical use. It serves as a complete one-stop source for undergraduate/graduate pharmacists, pharmaceutical science students, and for those in the pharmaceutical industry. The Fifth Edition completely updates the previous edition, and also includes additional coverage on the newer approaches such as oligonucleotides, siRNA, gene therapy and nanotech and enzyme replacement therapy.


About the authors

Daan J.A. Crommelin is Professor Emeritus Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences at Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands and Adjunct Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA


Robert D. Sindelar is Professor and former Dean Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences and The Centre for Health Evaluation & Outcomes Sciences (CHEOS), The University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, BC, Canada and President of the Global Drug Commercialization Centre (GDCC)-China and Vice-President GDCC-worldwide, Chengdu, China


Bernd Meibohm is Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Programs at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Pharmacy, Memphis, TN, USA


Table of contents (27 chapters)

Table of contents (27 chapters)
  • Molecular Biotechnology: From DNA Sequence to Therapeutic Protein

    Pages 1-18

    Oosting, Ronald S.

  • Biophysical and Biochemical Characteristics of Therapeutic Proteins

    Pages 19-32

    Jiskoot, Wim (et al.)

  • Protein Stability and Characterization

    Pages 33-56

    Koulov, Atanas

  • Production and Purification of Recombinant Proteins

    Pages 57-82

    Luitjens, Alfred (et al.)

  • Formulation of Biologics Including Biopharmaceutical Considerations

    Pages 83-103

    Crommelin, Daan J. A. (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
Book Subtitle
Fundamentals and Applications
Editors
  • Daan J. A. Crommelin
  • Robert Sindelar
  • Bernd Meibohm
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-00710-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-00710-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-00709-6
Edition Number
5
Number of Pages
XXIII, 653
Number of Illustrations
19 b/w illustrations, 227 illustrations in colour
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