Translational Medicine: The Future of Therapy?

James Mittra, Christopher-Paul Milne

April 17, 2013 by Pan Stanford
Reference - 294 Pages - 14 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9789814316996 - CAT# N10681


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This book brings together a range of academic, industry and practitioner perspectives on translational medicine (TM). It enhances conceptual and practical understanding of the emergence and progress of the field and its potential impact on basic research, therapeutic development, and institutional infrastructure. In recognition of the various implications TM has for public health policy and commercial innovation, the book addresses the major systemic aspects of the field. The contributors explore the dynamic interactions and key challenges in translating new science into viable therapies for the clinic, which includes recognizing the importance of social, commercial, and regulatory environments in addition to good science.