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Published: 02 January 2014

240 Pages | 22 black and white halftones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199737680

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Blockbuster Drugs

The Rise and Decline of the Pharmaceutical Industry

Jie Jack Li

  • Several in-depth case studies of "blockbuster drugs," such as Claritin, Prilosec, Nexium, Plavix, and Ambien
  • Presents a timely survey of the pharmaceutical industry as it faces the aftermath of the "patent cliff"
  • Readable, as it intertwines historical drug discovery stories with the human drama that came with them

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