Lead Compounds from Medicinal Plants for the Treatment of Cancer

Written By Christophe Wiart
Lead Compounds from Medicinal Plants for the Treatment of Cancer
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 23 November 2012
  • ISBN : 0123983827
  • Pages : 432 pages
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Download or read book entitled Lead Compounds from Medicinal Plants for the Treatment of Cancer by author: Christophe Wiart which was release on 23 November 2012 and published by Academic Press with total page 432 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Lead Compounds from Medicinal Plants for the Treatment of Cancer is the first volume in the series, Pharmaceutical Leads from Medicinal Plants. The plant species described in this reference have been carefully selected based on pharmacological evidence and represent today’s most promising sources of natural products for the discovery of anti-cancer drugs. Containing references to primary source material, over a hundred botanical illustrations, a table of chemical structures and much more, this book is an essential starting point for cancer researchers and those involved in anti-cancer drug discovery helping you identify the best novel lead molecules for further anti-cancer drug development. Provides a compilation of hundreds of medicinal plants from Europe, Asia, North and South America and Africa that contain prominent lead candidates for anti-cancer drug discovery Contains primary source references and hundreds of the most relevant citations from the current literature for additional research Offers cancer researchers and pharmaceutical scientists valuable tools such as chemical structures and promising pharmacological data to help them select the novel lead compounds that will best aid drug discovery.

Lead Compounds from Medicinal Plants for the Treatment of Cancer

Lead Compounds from Medicinal Plants for the Treatment of Cancer
  • Author : Christophe Wiart
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012-11-23
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 0123983827
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Summary : Lead Compounds from Medicinal Plants for the Treatment of Cancer is the first volume in the series, Pharmaceutical Leads from Medicinal Plants. The plant species described in this reference have been carefully selected based on pharmacological evidence and represent today’s most promising sources of natural products for the discovery ...

Lead Compounds from Medicinal Plants for the Treatment of Neurodegenerative Diseases

Lead Compounds from Medicinal Plants for the Treatment of Neurodegenerative Diseases
  • Author : Christophe Wiart
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 0123983827
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Summary : Lead Compounds from Medicinal Plants for the Treatment of Neurodegenerative Diseases is the second volume in the series, Pharmaceutical Leads from Medicinal Plants. This book includes key pharmacological and chemical evidence to support the selection of promising pre-clinical candidates for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases. This important addition to the ...

Phytochemicals as Lead Compounds for New Drug Discovery

Phytochemicals as Lead Compounds for New Drug Discovery
  • Author : Chukwuebuka Egbuna,Shashank Kumar,Jonathan C. Ifemeje,Shahira M. Ezzat,Saravanan Kaliyaperumal
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2019-09-07
  • Total pages : 378
  • ISBN : 0123983827
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Summary : Phytochemicals as Lead Compounds for New Drug Discovery presents complete coverage of the recent advances in the discovery of phytochemicals from medicinal plants as models to the development of new drugs and chemical entities. Functional bioactive compounds of plant origin have been an invaluable source for many human therapeutic drugs ...

Anticancer Plants Mechanisms and Molecular Interactions

Anticancer Plants  Mechanisms and Molecular Interactions
  • Author : Mohd Sayeed Akhtar,Mallappa Kumara Swamy
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-07-03
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 0123983827
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Summary : This book summarizes the application of plant derived anticancer compounds as chemopreventives to treat several cancer types, focusing on the molecular mechanisms of action of phytocompounds and providing an overview of the basic processes at the cellular and molecular level that are involved in the progression of the cancer and ...

Recent Trends in Medicinal Plants Research

Recent Trends in Medicinal Plants Research
  • Author : Lie-Fen Shyur,Allan S. Y. Lau
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 430
  • ISBN : 0123983827
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Summary : Plants and other living organisms have great potential to treat human disease. There are two distinct types of biomedical research that seek to develop this potential. One type of research explores the value of medicinal plants as traditionally used and studies of these plants have the potential to determine which ...

Pharmacological Properties of Plant Derived Natural Products and Implications for Human Health

Pharmacological Properties of Plant Derived Natural Products and Implications for Human Health
  • Author : George E. Barreto
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-07-24
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0123983827
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Summary : Read online Pharmacological Properties of Plant Derived Natural Products and Implications for Human Health written by George E. Barreto, published by Springer Nature which was released on . Download full Pharmacological Properties of Plant Derived Natural Products and Implications for Human Health Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Role of Cell Autophagy in Cancer and Its Application in Drug Discovery

The Role of Cell Autophagy in Cancer and Its Application in Drug Discovery
  • Author : Ming Hong
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0123983827
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Summary : Autophagy is a vital basic phenomenon that widely exists in eukaryotic cells. As one type of programmed cell death, autophagy has gained much more attention in the past few years. Recent studies suggest that the alterations in autophagy are associated with the genesis and development of cancers. It can affect ...

Bioassay Methods in Natural Product Research and Drug Development

Bioassay Methods in Natural Product Research and Drug Development
  • Author : Lars Bohlin,Jan G. Bruhn
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 203
  • ISBN : 0123983827
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Summary : Bioassay Methods in Natural Product Research and Drug Development contains the proceedings from the Phytochemical Society of Europe's very successful symposium on this topic, held August 24-27, 1997 in Uppsala, Sweden. In this volume, leading academic and industrial scientists discuss novel methods for assaying natural products to find new structure-activity relationships. ...

Insilico Docking Against Breast Cancer Using Rhinacanthone

Insilico Docking Against Breast Cancer Using Rhinacanthone
  • Author : S. Radhamahendran,P. Udaybhaskar,A. Ramkumar
  • Publisher : LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012-08-01
  • Total pages : 124
  • ISBN : 0123983827
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Summary : The drug-likeness and efficiency of various herbal compounds were screened by docking studies. One of the main pharmacological problems today in the treatment of cancer consists of the fact that anti-inflammatory drugs usually exhibit side effects. The natural products offer a great hope in the identification of bioactive lead compounds ...

Bioactive Natural products in Drug Discovery

Bioactive Natural products in Drug Discovery
  • Author : Joginder Singh,Vineet Meshram,Mahiti Gupta
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-04-30
  • Total pages : 733
  • ISBN : 0123983827
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Summary : This book highlights different natural products that are derived from the plants and microbes that have shown potential as the lead compounds against infectious diseases and cancer. Natural products represent an untapped source of strikingly diverse chemotypes with novel mechanisms of action and the potential to serve as anticancer and ...

Advances in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Advances in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
  • Author : Jayanta Kumar Patra,Amritesh C. Shukla,Gitishree Das
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-03-30
  • Total pages : 478
  • ISBN : 0123983827
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Summary : This book explains both the basic science and the applications of biotechnology-derived pharmaceuticals, with special emphasis on their clinical uses. The foundations of pharmaceutical biotechnology lie mainly in the capability of plants, microorganism, and animals to produce low and high molecular weight compounds useful as therapeutics. Pharmaceutical biotechnology has flourished ...

Natural Products Research Reviews

Natural Products  Research Reviews
  • Author : Vijay Kumar Gupta
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012-01-01
  • Total pages : 528
  • ISBN : 0123983827
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Summary : Natural products, particularly, microbial and plant products in their native form have been associated with mankind since ancient times. Natural products offer a vast, virtually untapped reservoir of chemical compounds with many potential uses. Apart from drugs, they can also be used as lead compounds, dietary supplements and personal care ...

Natural Bio active Compounds

Natural Bio active Compounds
  • Author : Mallappa Kumara Swamy,Mohd Sayeed Akhtar
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-09-19
  • Total pages : 492
  • ISBN : 0123983827
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Summary : Nature has consistently provided human beings with bioactive compounds that can be used directly as drugs or indirectly as drug leads. Some of the major classes of natural bioactive compounds include phenolics, alkaloids, tannins, saponins, lignin, glycosides, terpenoids, and many more. They possess a broad range of biological activities and ...

Medicinal Value of Eucalyptus E Camaldulensis

Medicinal Value of Eucalyptus  E  Camaldulensis
  • Author : Md Farhadul Islam,Dr. Jahan Ara Khanam
  • Publisher : LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-11-12
  • Total pages : 80
  • ISBN : 0123983827
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Summary : Cancer is the second most common cause of mortality of human being. Research is going on all over the world to develop treatment modalities, including chemotherapy for better management of this deadly disease. Drugs lead compounds of natural origin are the potential candidate for the development of functionally active chemotherapeutic ...

Studies in Natural Products Chemistry

Studies in Natural Products Chemistry
  • Author : Atta-ur-Rahman
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-02-06
  • Total pages : 492
  • ISBN : 0123983827
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Summary : Studies in Natural Products Chemistry, Volume 56 covers rapid developments in spectroscopic techniques, also presenting advances in high-throughput screening techniques, including the new potential to isolate and determine the structures and biological activity of natural products and their applications in the field of new drug development. This ongoing series covers the ...