The Heparins
  • Author : David Green
  • Release Date : 13 January 2020
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 214
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128190692

The Heparins Book Summary

The Heparins: Properties and Clinical Applications brings the latest information on heparin, one of the world's most widely used drugs. The book describes the fascinating history of the discovery of this biological agent, how it was isolated and characterized, and its use for the treatment of thrombotic disorders. The structures of various heparins are illustrated, with their function as anticoagulants delineated. This comprehensive resource arms researchers and clinicians with a concise and practical source that will assist in biomedical research, medical practice, and in improving patient outcomes. Describes new pharmaceuticals derived from heparin that are devoid of anticoagulant activity, but still retain anti-inflammatory and anti-proliferative properties Discusses the development of non-anticoagulant heparins for the treatment of diseases, including asthma and cancer Presents the history of the discovery of this biological agent, how it was isolated and characterized, and its use for the treatment of thrombotic disorders

The Heparins

The Heparins

Author : David Green
Publisher : Academic Press
Genre : Medical
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The Heparins: Properties and Clinical Applications brings the latest information on heparin, one of the world's most widely used drugs. The book describes the fascinating history of the discovery of this biological agent, how it was isolated and characterized, and its use for the treatment of thrombotic disorders. The structures ...

Heparin   A Century of Progress

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Author : Rebecca Lever,Barbara Mulloy,Clive P. Page
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Genre : Medical
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Heparins remain amongst the most commonly used drugs in clinical practice. Almost 100 years have passed since the initial discovery of this complex substance and, during this time, understanding of the nature and uses of heparin and related molecules has grown dramatically. The aim of this volume is to summarise the ...

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Author : Hari G. Garg,Robert J. Linhardt,Charles A. Hales
Publisher : Elsevier
Genre : Science
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The chemistry, biochemistry and pharmacology of heparin and heparan sulfate have been and continue to be a major scientific undertaking - heparin and its derivative remain important drugs in clinical practice. Chemistry and Biology of Heparin and Heparan Sulfate provides readers with an insight into the chemistry, biology and clinical ...

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Author : H. Edward Conrad
Publisher : Elsevier
Genre : Medical
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This book describes the complex structures of heparins and heparan sulfates (heparinoids) and how they are generated by their biosynthetic pathways. The book also details the methodologies for studying these structures and their cellular metabolism. Heparin-Binding Proteins introduces the general nature of interactions between heparinoids and proteins, and presents the ...

Practical Transfusion Medicine

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Author : Michael F. Murphy,Derwood H. Pamphilon
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Medical
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Highly Commended - 2010 BMA Medical Book Awards An essential, practical manual for all those working in transfusion medicine Concise and user-friendly guide to transfusion medicine Focuses on clinical aspects but also covers background science and organizational issues Complications encountered in transfusion are addressed throughout Highlights controversial issues and provides advice ...