Drug Repurposing in Cancer Therapy
  • Author : Kenneth K.W. To
  • Release Date : 29 July 2020
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 458
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128199039

Drug Repurposing in Cancer Therapy Book Summary

Drug Repurposing in Cancer Therapy: Approaches and Applications provides comprehensive and updated information from experts in basic science research and clinical practice on how existing drugs can be repurposed for cancer treatment. The book summarizes successful stories that may assist researchers in the field to better design their studies for new repurposing projects. Sections discuss specific topics such as in silico prediction and high throughput screening of repurposed drugs, drug repurposing for overcoming chemoresistance and eradicating cancer stem cells, and clinical investigation on combination of repurposed drug and anticancer therapy. Cancer researchers, oncologists, pharmacologists and several members of biomedical field who are interested in learning more about the use of existing drugs for different purposes in cancer therapy will find this to be a valuable resource. Presents a systematic and up-to-date collection of the research underpinning the various drug repurposing approaches for a quick, but in-depth understanding on current trends in drug repurposing research Brings better understanding of the drug repurposing process in a holistic way, combining both basic and clinical sciences Encompasses a collection of successful stories of drug repurposing for cancer therapy in different cancer types

Drug Repurposing in Cancer Therapy

Drug Repurposing in Cancer Therapy

Author : Kenneth K.W. To,William C.S. Cho
Publisher : Academic Press
Genre : Science
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Drug Repurposing in Cancer Therapy: Approaches and Applications provides comprehensive and updated information from experts in basic science research and clinical practice on how existing drugs can be repurposed for cancer treatment. The book summarizes successful stories that may assist researchers in the field to better design their studies for ...

Drug Repurposing in Cancer Therapy

Drug Repurposing in Cancer Therapy

Author : Kenneth K.W. To,William C.S. Cho
Publisher : Academic Press
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Drug Repurposing in Cancer Therapy: Approaches and Applications provides comprehensive and updated information from experts in basic science research and clinical practice on how existing drugs can be repurposed for cancer treatment. The book summarizes successful stories that may assist researchers in the field to better design their studies for ...

Drug Repurposing

Drug Repurposing

Author : Farid A. Badria
Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
Genre : Medical
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Drug repurposing or drug repositioning is a new approach to presenting new indications for common commercial and clinically approved existing drugs. For example, chloroquine, an old antimalarial drug, showed promising results for treating COVID-19, interfering with MDR in several types of cancer, and chemosensitizing human leukemic cells.This book focuses ...

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Author : Yuhei Nishimura,Hideaki Hara
Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
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Drug repositioning is the process of identifying new indications for existing drugs. At present, the conventional de novo drug discovery process requires an average of about 14 years and US$2.5 billion to approve and launch a drug. Drug repositioning can reduce the time and cost of this process because it takes ...

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Author : John Cassidy,Belle Taylor
Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
Genre : Medical
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There exists a profound conflict at the heart of oncology drug development. The efficiency of the drug development process is falling, leading to higher costs per approved drug, at the same time personalised medicine is limiting the target market of each new medicine. Even as the global economic burden of ...

Conference on Drug Design and Discovery Technologies

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Author : Manikanta Murahari,Lakshmi Sundar,Soma Chaki,Vasanthanathan Poongavanam,Pritesh Bhat,Usha Y Nayak
Publisher : Royal Society of Chemistry
Genre : Medical
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This publication is based on peer-reviewed manuscripts from the 2019 Conference on Drug Design & Discovery Technologies (CDDT) held at Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, India. Providing a wide range of up to date topics on the latest advancements in drug design and discovery technologies, this book ensures the reader receives a ...