Drug discovery in Africa
Drug Discovery in AfricaImpacts of Genomics, Natural Products, Traditional Medicines, Insights into Medicinal Chemistry, and Technology Platforms in Pursuit of New Drugs
This book targets African life sciences institutions and their leaders to inspirethem to give high priority to science and technology that supports the drugdiscovery process. It also targets young scientists, and encourages them to see theexciting opportunities in the field of drug discovery and development. Above all,the book targets the policy makers on the need to have budget lines for drugdiscovery initiatives, because we believe that results from such investments canhave positive national and continental implications. The book ultimately aims todemonstrate to the international community the seriousness with which Africa istaking the need to engage in drug discovery research.
K. Chibale, University of Cape Town, South Africa; M. Davies-Coleman, Rhodes University,South Africa; C. Masimirembwa, African Institute of Biomedical Science and Technology,Zimbabwe (Eds.)Drug Discovery in africa