Recent Developments on Thiourea Based Anticancer Chemotherapeutics

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Volume 17, 14 Issues, 2017

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Anti-Cancer Agents in Medicinal Chemistry

Formerly: Current Medicinal Chemistry - Anti-Cancer Agents

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Recent Developments on Thiourea Based Anticancer Chemotherapeutics

Anti-Cancer Agents in Medicinal Chemistry, 15(2): 163-175.

Author(s): Vikas Kumar and Swapandeep Singh Chimni.

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, U.G.C. Center of Advance Studies in Chemistry, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar-143005, India.


The recent emergence of anticancer activity of thiourea derivatives have inspired the medicinal chemist to design and synthesize new thiourea derivatives. These thiourea based anticancer chemotherapeutics inhibit cancer propagation by acting as inhibitors of topoisomerase, protein tyrosine kinase, somatostatin agonists, sirtuins, and carbonic anhydrase (CA). This review summarizes the recent developments on the thiourea based anticancer chemotherapeutics.


Anticancer chemotherapeutics, carbonic anhydrase (CA) inhibitors, protein tyrosine kinase inhibitors, sirtuins inhibitors, thiourea, somatostatin agonists, topoisomerase inhibitors.

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Article Details

Volume: 15
Issue Number: 2
First Page: 163
Last Page: 175
Page Count: 13
DOI: 10.2174/1871520614666140407123526
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