Editors: Atta-ur-Rahman , M. Iqbal Choudhary , Allen B. Reitz

Frontiers in Medicinal Chemistry

Volume 9

eBook: US $99 Special Offer (PDF + Printed Copy): US $168
Printed Copy: US $119
Library License: US $396
ISSN: 1567-2042 (Print)
ISSN: 1875-5763 (Online)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-250-9 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-249-3 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2016
DOI: 10.2174/97816810824931160901

Introduction

“Frontiers in Medicinal Chemistry” is an E-book series devoted to reviews on research topics relevant to medicinal chemistry and allied disciplines. “Frontiers in Medicinal Chemistry” covers developments in rational drug design, bioorganic chemistry, high-throughput screening, combinatorial chemistry, compound diversity measurements, drug absorption, drug distribution, metabolism, new and emerging drug targets, natural products, pharmacogenomics, chemoinformatics, and structure-activity relationships. This E-book series is essential for any medicinal chemist who wishes to be updated on the latest and the most important advances in the field.

“Frontiers in Medicinal Chemistry” covers all the areas of medicinal chemistry, including developments in rational drug design, bioorganic chemistry, high-throughput screening, combinatorial chemistry, compound diversity measurements, drug absorption, drug distribution, metabolism, new and emerging drug targets, natural products, pharmacogenomics, chemoinformatics, and structure-activity relationships. This eBook series is essential for any medicinal chemist who wishes to be kept informed and up-to-date with the latest and the most important advances.

This volume features reviews on the following topics:

• Purinergic receptors and pain

• Cytochrome c – cardiolipin interactions in cells

• Dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (CD26) functions and inhibition

• Peptides regulating angiogenesis

• Application of melanotropin ligands for the treatment of obesity and related disorders

• Targeted drugs in the field of nanomedicine

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Contributors

Editor(s):
Atta-ur-Rahman
Honorary Life Fellow
Kings College
University of Cambridge
UK


M. Iqbal Choudhary
H.E.J. Research Institute of Chemistry
University of Karachi
Karachi-75270
Pakistan


Allen B. Reitz
Chief Executive Officer
Fox Chase Chemical Diversity Center, Inc. Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center
3805 Old Easton Road
Doylestown, PA 18902
USA




Contributor(s):
Alessandra Romanelli
Dipartimento di Farmacia
Università di Napoli “Federico II”
Napoli
Italy


Alshaimaa Abdelmoez
Medical University Innsbruck
Department of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology
Muellerstrasse 59, 6020
Innsbruck
Austria


Elena Matteucci
Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine
University of Pisa
Pisa
Italy


Federica Sinibaldi
Department of Experimental Sciences and Surgery
University of Rome ‘Tor Vergata’, Via Montpellier 1, 00133
Athens
Italy


Geoffrey Burnstock
Autonomic Neuroscience Centre
Royal Free and University College Medical School
Rowland
/
Hill Street, London NW3 2PF and Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics
The University of Melbourne
Melbourne
Australia


Gudrun C. Thurner
Medical University Innsbruck
Department of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology
Muellerstrasse 59, 6020
Innsbruck
Austria


Laura Fiorucci
Department of Clinical Sciences and Translational Medicine
University of Rome ‘Tor Vergata’
Via Montpellier 1, 00133
Rome
Italy


Luca D.D’ Andrea
Istituto di Biostrutture e Bioimmagini, CNR
Napoli
Italy


Lucia De Rosa
Istituto di Biostrutture e Bioimmagini, CNR
Napoli
Italy


Minying Cai
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ 85721
USA


Monika Chabicovsky
MC Toxicology Consulting GmbH
Siebensterngasse 31/8, 1070
Vienna
Austria


Ottavio Giampietro
Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine
University of Pisa
Pisa
Italy


Paul Debbage
Medical University Innsbruck
Department of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology
Muellerstrasse 59, 6020
Innsbruck
Austria


Roberto Santucci
Department of Clinical Sciences and Translational Medicine
University of Rome ‘Tor Vergata’
Via Montpellier 1, 00133
Rome
Italy


Rossella Di Stasi
Istituto di Biostrutture e Bioimmagini, CNR
Napoli
Italy


Victor J. Hruby
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ 85721
USA




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