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Cytotoxic Anticancer Drugs

Models and Concepts for Drug Discovery and Development (Developments in Oncology)

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Infectious & contagious diseases,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Cancer,
  • Clinical Pharmacology,
  • Medical,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Oncology,
  • Medical / Oncology,
  • Antineoplastic Agents,
  • Congresses,
  • Drug Design

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFrederick A. Valeriote (Editor), Thomas H. Corbett (Editor), Laurence H. Baker (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages428
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7806841M
    ISBN 100792316290
    ISBN 109780792316299

    Although dose rounding for traditional cytotoxic chemotherapy has been the subject of fewer published studies than dose rounding in other areas, the potential impact and feasibility of a 5% rounding allowance for cytotoxic drugs has been evaluated and published in multiple reports. 6,9 Cytotoxic chemotherapeutic agents are traditionally Cited by:: Cited by:: 9. Chemotherapy involves the use of low-molecular-weight drugs to selectively destroy a tumor or at least limit its growth. Nitrogen mustards were the first agents to be used clinically; their use resulted from the accidental discovery that the mustard gas used in World War II had antileukemic properties. Since then, important advances have been made in the development of new .


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Timo L.M. ten Hagen, in Methods in Enzymology, Application of Liposomes in Anticancer Therapy. Cytotoxic drugs are characterized by Cytotoxic Anticancer Drugs book low therapeutic index (TI) due to (1) the inability to achieve therapeutic concentrations at the site of the tumor, (2) nonspecific cytotoxicity to normal tissues, or (3) problems arising with the formulation of the drug.

This section on Pharmacology of Anti-Cancer Drugs is devoted to the publication of high quality research concerning all aspects of cancer and benign neoplasm drug treatment. The scope of the specialty section encompasses studies related to drugs Cytotoxic Anticancer Drugs book tumor cells, but also the various components of the tumor microenvironment, including non-tumor cells (e.g., endothelial cells.

Cytotoxic Anticancer Drugs: Models and Concepts for Drug Discovery and Development represents a forum which will become the major mode for bringing together these three different components in the equation to regularly discuss new results and ideas. Publisher Summary. This chapter presents a brief account of the role of chemistry in cancer chemotherapy.

The rationale for the use of conventional cytotoxic antitumor drugs is based on the theory that rapidly proliferating and dividing cells are. One of the characteristics that distinguish anticancer agents from other drugs is the frequency and severity of side effects at therapeutic doses.

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April(Developments in Oncology) Published by Springer. Furthermore, cytotoxic anticancer drugs require the presence of oxygen to exert their effects via the production of ROS, damaging DNA and inducing cell cycle arrest and death by apoptosis. Therefore, lack of oxygen could interfere for the efficiency of those molecules such as Cytotoxic Anticancer Drugs book, which exerts its cytotoxic effect by the production of Cited by: When purchasing cytotoxic drugs, institutions should consider vendors that include safe handling measures such as pre-wiped or protective containers, or smaller receptacles to decrease the volume of potential spills (SR).

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Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Format: Hardcover. Cytotoxic drugs—drugs which block cell replication. Alkylating agents, including nitrogen mustards and nitrosoureas.

Antimetabolites, including folate Cytotoxic Anticancer Drugs book, purine and pyrimidine analogues. Antibiotics and other Cytotoxic Anticancer Drugs book products, including anthracyclines and vinca alkaloids.

Antibodies—to improve specificity. Other cytotoxic drugs. Medicinal Chemistry of Anticancer Drugs, Second Edition, Cytotoxic chemotherapy is gradually being supplemented by a new generation of drugs that recognize specific targets on the surface or inside cancer cells, and resistance to antitumor drugs continues to be investigated.

While these therapies are in their infancy, they hold promise of Manufacturer: Elsevier Science. Chemotherapy (often abbreviated to chemo and sometimes CTX or CTx) is a type of cancer treatment that uses one or more anti-cancer drugs (chemotherapeutic agents) as part of a standardized chemotherapy herapy may be given with a curative intent (which almost always involves combinations of drugs), or it may aim to prolong life or to reduce Other names: chemo.

Radiotherapy is most often applied in a localised setting and conjunction with surgical procedures. The last one, drugs are Cytotoxic Anticancer Drugs book with chemotherapy (CTX), which employs a wide group of drugs that have cytotoxic effects.

The anticancer drugs inhibit cell division and proliferation and are less selectivity towards cancer by: 3.

In the second part of the book, devoted to organ-specific toxicity of most widely used cytotoxic drugs, the emphasis is more on clinical aspects of Cited by: 1. • Anticancer agents should act only at “specific stages in the cell cycle” (the S phase and M phase).

Classification of anticancer agents • Major class of drugs A. Cytotoxic drugs B. Targeted drugs C. Hormonal drugs 9.

Classification of anticancer agents Cytotoxic drugs 1. Alkylating agents 2. Classification of anticancer drugs - A new system based on therapeutic targets Article Literature Review (PDF Available) in Cancer Treatment Reviews 29(6).

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The focus of the 22nd Annual Detroit Cancer Symposium was the presentation anBrand: Springer US. Anti-Cancer Drugs. 31(5), June Abstract.

Favorites; PDF. Get Content & Permissions Buy COVID Resources Most Popular Most Viewed Most Emailed Tumour flare reaction in cancer treatments: a comprehensive literature review. This text offers an up-to-date review of the field of cancer chemotherapy, including some of the new approaches to biological treatments of cancer and potential targets for new drug design.

A detailed description of the pharmacology, mechanisms of action, toxicity, resistance mechanisms, and clinical usefulness of each class of drugs is given.2/5(1). In this chapter, general principles of pharmacology relevant to anticancer drugs are presented. The specific properties of the most important anticancer drugs in clinical use are reviewed, with emphasis on their structure, mechanism of action, pharmacokinetics, and toxicity.

In systemic cancer therapy, it is common to combine several drugs. Chemistry and Pharmacology of Anticancer Drugs is a comprehensive survey of all families of anticancer agents currently in use or in advanced stages of clinical trials, including biologicals.

The book is unique in providing molecular structures for all anticancer drugs, discussing them in terms of history, chemistry, mechanism of action. Most anticancer drugs are antiproliferative.

Most damage DNA thereby initiating apoptosis. Can be divided into these categories: Cytotoxic drugs: Alkylating agents: Form covalent bonds with DNA and thus impede replication Antimetabolites: Block or subvert one or more of the metabolic pathways involved in DNA synthesis.

More often than not, intrinsic or acquired resistance of tumour cells to cytotoxic drugs renders such treatment ineffective. This book aims to equip those involved in basic and “translational” research with a repertoire of experimental approaches to this problem of Author: Chris Norbury.

The focus of this Special Issue of Pharmaceuticals is on the design, synthesis, and molecular mechanism of action of novel antitumor, drugs with a special emphasis on the relationship between the chemical structure and the biological activity of the molecules. This Special Issue also provides an understanding of the biologic and genotypic context in which targets are.

Use the A to Z list below to find consumer-friendly information about drugs for cancer and conditions related to cancer. The list is in alphabetical order by generic name and brand name. You can also find this information on our pages organized by cancer type and cancer-related condition: This page.

Chapter 4 Cell Death Pathways as Targets for Anticancer Drugs Summary 1. Introduction 2. Two Main Pathways for Drug-Induced Apoptosis 3. Modulation of Drug-Induced Cell Death by Bcl-2 and Related Proteins 4.

The Central Role of Caspases in Drug-Induced Apoptosis 5. Synergy between Death Receptors and Cytotoxic Drugs 6. The Rel/NF-kB/IkB Pages: Cancer chemotherapy remains an intriguing area of pharmacology.

On the one hand, use of anticancer drugs produces high rates of cure of diseases, which, without chemotherapy, result in extremely high mortality rates (eg, acute lymphocytic leukemia in children, testicular cancer, and Hodgkin's lymphoma).On the other hand, some types of cancer are barely affected by.

Anticancer drug, also called antineoplastic drug, any drug that is effective in the treatment of malignant, or cancerous, disease.

There are several major classes of anticancer drugs; these include alkylating agents, antimetabolites, natural products, and hormones. In. Pharmacology Notes: PPT PDF – ANTICANCER DRUGS – What is Cancer.

Types of Cancer. Cancer cells have lost the normal regulatory mechanisms that control cell growth and multiplication. • Cancer cell have lost their ability to differentiate (that means to specialize). Cancer refers to any one of a large number of diseases characterized. Keywords:Anticancer agents, Multi-targeting, Drug development, Precision medicine, BCR-ABL, Cytotoxic anticancer drug.

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Our own group has shown that these can have marked inhibition of cell lines, without being cytotoxic, but more importantly, on withdrawal of the drug, the cell lines become much more susceptible to cell death and being killed by other. Here in a single source is a complete spectrum of ideas on the development of new anticancer drugs.

Containing concise reviews of multidisciplinary fields of research, this book offers a wealth of ideas on current and future molecular targets for drug design, including signal transduction, the cell division cycle, and programmed cell death. Metal-based anticancer drugs are among the most successful therapeutic agents, as evidenced by the frequent prescription of selected platinum and arsenic compounds to patients.

Metal-based Anticancer Agents covers the interdisciplinary world of inorganic drug discovery and development by introducing the most prominent compound classes based on different transition metals.

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Over 50% of anticancer drugs approved by United States Food and Drug Administration since were originated from the natural resources, especially from terrestrial plants. Based on cytotoxicity bioassay, over compounds have been isolated from plants, marine organisms and microorganisms from the period of to Cited by: Cytotoxic therapy may also be used as an alternative to traditional chemotherapy since the associated adverse effects are minimized as much as possible.

SIDE EFFECTS OF CYTOTOXIC THERAPY Traditional chemotherapy uses anticancer drugs to destroy rapidly dividing cancer cells throughout the whole body. Get this from a library. Cytotoxic Anticancer Drugs: Models and Concepts for Drug Discovery and Development: Proceedings of the Twenty-Second Annual Cancer Symposium Detroit, Michigan, USA - April[Frederick A Valeriote; Thomas H Corbett; Laurence H Baker] -- The focus of the 22nd Annual Detroit Cancer Symposium was the presentation and discussion of.

The chemotherapy source book. 3rd ed. Philadelphia: Williams & Wilkins, Aims of chemotherapy Most cytotoxic chemotherapy drugs exert their effect by inhibiting one or more of the processes involved in cell division.

It appears that the fate of cells damaged by chemotherapy is to die primarily by induction of apoptosis (programmed cell death).

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The first-line treatment of cancer is the surgical removal of solid tumours, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy. The Cited by: Administration Anti Cancer Drugs - version doc Page 1 ebook 15 ENDORSED BY THE GOVERNANCE COMMITTEE Competencies for the Administration of Intravenous Cytotoxic and other Anti-cancer Drugs Date Approved by Network Governance May Date for Review May Changes Between Versions 2 and 3 Paragraph extended.