Editors: Atta-ur-Rahman, M. Iqbal Choudhary

Frontiers in Drug Design and Discovery

Volume 9

eBook: US $129 Special Offer (PDF + Printed Copy): US $219
Printed Copy: US $155
Library License: US $516
ISSN: 1574-0889 (Print)
ISSN: 2212-1064 (Online)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-583-8 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-582-1 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2018
DOI: 10.2174/97816810858211180901


The ninth volume of this series brings together reviews covering topics related to the treatment of neoplasms, systems biology, respiratory diseases among others.

Topics included in this volume are:

  1. - Prognostic biomarkers in prostate cancer
  2. - Chemoresistance in cancer cells
  3. - GPCRS in systems and synthetic biology
  4. - Mechanisms of action of ribavirin in different diseases
  5. - Carbon nanotubes and drug targets
  6. - The role of phosphatase I inhibitors in Minkowski spaces
  7. - Phosphodiesterase targeting for treating respiratory diseases


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List of Contributors

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Biomarkers with Prognostic Potential in Prostate Cancer

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Christos K. Kontos, Margaritis Avgeris, Andreas Scorilas
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Overview of Chemoresistance in Cancerous Cells

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Mahima Kaushik, Swati Mahendru, Mohan Kumar, Swati Chaudhary, Saami Ahmed, Sonia, Shrikant Kukreti
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Perspective on Trends in Drug Discovery: Deciphering GPCRs through Integration of Systems and Synthetic Biology

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Aman Chandra Kaushik, Shakti Sahi
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Ribavirin Against Viral, Neoplastic and Inflammatory Diseases: Focus on Mechanisms of Action

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Danijela Savic, Ivana Bjelobaba, Sanja Pekovic, Irena Lavrnja
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Carbon Nanotubes and Drug Targets

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Malay K. Das, Anupam Sarma
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Tautomycetin, Protein Phosphatase 1 Specific Inhibitor, opened the Door for understanding the Role of PP1 in Minkowski Space

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Makoto Ubukata
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Phosphodiesterases as Drug Targets in Selected Respiratory Diseases

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Juraj Mokry, Daniela Mokra
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Subject Index

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