Advances of Phenoxazines: Synthesis, Reactivity and Their Medicinal Applications

Author(s): Sotirios Katsamakas, Alexandros L. Zografos, Vasiliki Sarli.

Journal Name: Current Medicinal Chemistry

Volume 23 , Issue 26 , 2016

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Abstract:

Phenoxazines are an important class of heterocycles, which are emerging in the field of medicinal chemistry. They exhibit numerous biological activities, including antiviral, anticancer, anti-Alzheimer, antidiabetic, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antibiotic and many more. The present review focuses on the chemistry along with the medicinal applications of the phenoxazine moiety, in order to provide a greater insight for the development of future phenoxazine therapeutics.

Keywords: Phenoxazines, actinomycin, phenoxazine synthesis, phenoxazine biosynthesis, phenoxazine applications, phenoxazine bioactivities, phenoxazine natural products.

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VOLUME: 23
ISSUE: 26
Year: 2016
Page: [2972 - 2999]
Pages: 28
DOI: 10.2174/0929867323666160510123023
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