The synthesis of GdB-texaphyrins as novel multipurpose cancer drugs
Jordan, Sarah (2009-06)
Texaphyrins are a synthetic class of porphyrin analogues that contain a metal atom complexed at their centers. This class of compounds selectively accumulates in cancer cells, thus creating a promising opportunity for ...
Synthesis of Allosteric Modulators for Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors
Young, Jason (2012-06)
Nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChR) can be found throughout the human nervous system. The receptors regulate a multitude of functions, including development, inflammation, and movement. They also serve as the receptor ...
Synthesis of Thieno[2,3]-pyrimidines as Candidate Antileishmanial Agents
Tkacz, Victoria (2006-06)
D-RING MODIFICATIONS OF THE PHYLLANTHUSMIN CLASS OF ARYLNAPHTHALENE LIGNAN NATURAL PRODUCTS
Ho, Aimee (2019-05)
Natural products isolated from plants of the Phyllanthus genus, specifically members of the arylnaphthalene subclass of lignan lactones, show promise as a potential treatment option for ovarian cancer. These compounds are ...