Cancer Drug Discovery and Development

Natural Products and Cancer Drug Discovery

Editors: Koehn, Frank E. (Ed.)

  • Features up-to-date research
  • Provides a broad overview of natural products as they relate to cancer chemotherapy
  • Explores new approaches to cancer drug discovery through natural products based lead generation, and enabling technologies which leverage the unique attributes of natural products
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This volume will cover the natural products as they relate to cancer chemotherapy. The topics will include history and current status , recent launches, new clinical candidates and approved drugs directly derived from natural products, current and future cancer target opportunities for natural products, leveraging natural products as tools for new target generation , new approaches to cancer drug discovery through natural products based lead generation, and enabling technologies which leverage the unique attributes of natural products.

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“This book covers a range of topics related to drug discovery, natural product chemistry, cancer biology, and chemical biology. … value to researchers in both academia and the pharmaceutical industry who are involved in the study and development of natural products as potential chemotherapeutic agents. It also will be helpful to basic biomedical scientists and clinicians as a quick overview of this area of research and its recent developments. … also provides a critical assessment of the challenges that researchers in this research field face.” (Bao Ting Zhu, Doody’s Review Service, March, 2013)


Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • The Impact of Natural Products Upon Cancer Chemotherapy

    Ganesan, A.

    Pages 3-15

  • Identification and Development of Vascular Disrupting Agents: Natural Products That Interfere with Tumor Growth

    Hooper, Andrea T. (et al.)

    Pages 17-38

  • Discodermolide: Past, Present, and Future

    Longley, Ross E.

    Pages 39-58

  • HDAC Inhibitors and Other Histone Modifying Natural Products as Emerging Anticancer Agents

    Salvador, Lilibeth A. (et al.)

    Pages 59-95

  • Natural Product Cytotoxins as Payloads for Antibody Drug Conjugates

    Koehn, Frank E.

    Pages 97-119

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eBook $169.00
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Hardcover $219.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-4653-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Natural Products and Cancer Drug Discovery
Editors
  • Frank E. Koehn
Series Title
Cancer Drug Discovery and Development
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-4654-5
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-4654-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-4653-8
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4899-9565-0
Series ISSN
2196-9906
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 244
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