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Author Li, Jie Jack.

Title Triumph of the heart : the story of statins / Jie Jack Li.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  615.718 L612t 2009    ---  Available
Description xvii, 201 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-188) and index.
Contents Cholesterol -- Genesis of statins -- Merck's triumph -- Discovery of Lipitor -- Development of Lipitor -- To market, to market -- Baycol, Crestor, and drugs beyond statins -- Reflections.
Subject Statins (Cardiovascular agents) -- History.
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors -- history.
Coronary Disease -- drug therapy.
Drug Design.
Drug Industry -- history.
History, 20th Century.
History, 21st Century.
ISBN 9780195323573 (cloth : alk. paper)
0195323572 (cloth : alk. paper)
Standard No. 40016564911
NLM 101483723
BWX R6771858
AU@ 000043415283
NLGGC 319973166

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