Editors: Atta-ur-Rahman, Mohammad Iqbal Choudhary

Frontiers in Drug Design and Discovery

Volume 7

eBook: US $39 Special Offer (PDF + Printed Copy): US $138
Printed Copy: US $119
Library License: US $156
ISSN: 1574-0889 (Print)
ISSN: 2212-1064 (Online)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-166-3 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-165-6 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2016
DOI: 10.2174/97816810816561160701


Frontiers in Drug Design and Discovery is an eBook series devoted to publishing the latest and the most important advances in drug design and discovery. Eminent scientists have contributed chapters focused on all areas of rational drug design and drug discovery including medicinal chemistry, in-silico drug design, combinatorial chemistry, high-throughput screening, drug targets, and structure-activity relationships. This eBook series should prove to be of interest to all pharmaceutical scientists who are involved in research in drug design and discovery and who wish to keep abreast of rapid and important developments in the field.

The seventh volume of this series brings together seven reviews covering chemotherapeutic agents, antimicrobials and phytochemicals.

Some topics included in this volume are:

  1. - Metabolic pathways and chemotherapy drugs
  2. - Cardiotoxicity of cancer chemotherapy
  3. - Nanotherapeutics for infectious diseases
  4. - Natural sources of angiogenesis inhibitors

…and much more.

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List of Contributors

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Metabolic Pathways and Chemotherapy Drugs

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Mahbuba Rahman
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Cardiotoxicity of Cancer Chemotherapy–Recent Developments

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Rui Adao, Carolina Maia-Rocha, Diana Santos-Ribeiro, Pedro Mendes- Ferreira, Adelino F. Leite-Moreira, Carmen Bras-Silva
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Advances in Cancer Therapy: Novel Approaches in Combined Drug Treatments

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Ciro Menale, Maria Teresa Piccolo, Stefania Crispi
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Chemotherapy for Uterine Sarcomas: A Review

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Akiko Otake, Shinya Matsuzaki, Yutaka Ueda, Kiyoshi Yoshino
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Angiogenesis Inhibitors from Natural Sources

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Roslida Abd Hamid, Dayang Erna Zulaikha Awang Hamsin
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Personalized Chemotherapy of Tumor Disease Based on System Modeling

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Biaoru Li
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Nanotherapeutics: Future Medicine For Infectious Diseases

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Priyanka S. Prabhu, Vandana B. Patravale, Khurshid I. Andrabi, Farooq A. Shiekh
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Subject Index

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