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Billion-Dollar Molecule - a book by Werth, Barry

Billion-Dollar Molecule

The Quest for the Perfect Drug

Billion-Dollar Molecule( )
Author: Werth, Barry
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Simon & Schuster
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $18.00
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Join journalist Barry Werth as he pulls back the curtain on Vertex, a start-up pharmaceutical company, and witness firsthand the intense drama being played out in the pioneering and hugely profitable field of drug research. Founded by Joshua Boger, a dynamic Harvard- and Merck-trained scientific whiz kid, Vertex is dedicated to designing -- atom by atom -- both a new life-saving immunosuppressant drug, and a drug to combat the virus that causes AIDS. You will be hooked...
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Werth, Barry (Author)
Barry Werth is the author of "The Billion-Dollar Molecule" & "Damages". He has written about Newton Arvin for "The New Yorker" & has also been published in "GQ" & "The New York Times Magazine". He lives in Northampton, Massachusetts.


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