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Applications of calixarenes in cancer chemotherapy: facts and perspectives

Ali, Yousaf and Abd Hamid, Shafida and M Bunnori, Noraslinda and AA, Ishola (2015) Applications of calixarenes in cancer chemotherapy: facts and perspectives. Drug Design, Development and Therapy, 9. pp. 2831-2838. ISSN 1177-8881

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Abstract

Research on therapeutic applications of calixarene derivatives is an emerging area of interest. The anticancer activity of various functionalized calixarenes has been reported by several research group. Due to their superior geometric shape, calixarenes can accommodate drug molecules by forming inclusion complexes. Controlled release of anticancer potential of the calixarenes and their drug loading properties. The potential use of calixarenes in chemoradiotheraphy is also highlighted in brief.

Item Type: Article (other)
Additional Information: 5980/43452
Uncontrolled Keywords: cancer, chemotheraphy, calixarenes
Subjects: Q Science > QD Chemistry
R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Science
Depositing User: Mrs. Shafida Abdul Hamid
Date Deposited: 18 Jun 2015 15:09
Last Modified: 15 Nov 2017 16:59
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/43452

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