Chemotherapeutic Agents Against Malaria: What Next After Chloroquine?

Author(s): Jose N. Dominguez

Journal Name: Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry

Volume 2 , Issue 11 , 2002

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This is a general review of currently available antimalarial drugs, these compounds are gathered according with its chemical structure and the biological targets. A great number of these new antimalarial agents are now moving actively in the pipeline from basic science to clinical studies.

Keywords: antimalarial drugs, development of new antimalarial drugs, quinine andchloroquine analogues, artemisinin and its analogues

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Year: 2002
Page: [1173 - 1185]
Pages: 13
DOI: 10.2174/1568026023392986
Price: $65

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