viii, 406p., Figs., Tables, Index, 25 cm. (First Edition pub. in 1997)
This book is unique in the sense that is a maiden attempt to gather the work of leading Indian scientists, actually engaged in pharmaceutical research on common platform. The contributors are distinguished experts in their respective fields. All the contributors are scientists working in Indian laboratories and environment not always conducive for such work. However their achievement in the field of "Novel and Controlled Drug Delivery", full of valuable information supplemented with adequate references which help the intended readers in digging out the complete information on any aspect. The book has 17 chapters, 150 figures and over 2150 references. The editor has rich experience in pharmaceutical research as well as book writing. The book is of immense use for all pharmaceutical industries, R&D laboratories, research scientists in universities & colleges, teachers as well as post-graduate students.