Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry is a forum for the review of areas of keen and topical interest to medicinal chemists and others in the allied disciplines. Each issue is solely devoted to a specific topic, containing six to nine reviews, which provide the reader a comprehensive survey of that area. A Guest Editor who is an expert in the topic under review, will assemble each issue. The scope of Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry will cover all areas of medicinal chemistry, including current developments in rational drug design, synthetic chemistry, bioorganic chemistry, high-throughput screening, combinatorial chemistry, compound diversity measurements, drug absorption, drug distribution, metabolism, new and emerging drug targets, natural products, pharmacogenomics, and structure-activity relationships. Medicinal chemistry is a rapidly maturing discipline. The study of how structure and function are related is absolutely essential to understanding the molecular basis of life. Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry aims to contribute to the growth of scientific knowledge and insight, and facilitate the discovery and development of new therapeutic agents to treat debilitating human disorders. The journal is essential for every medicinal chemist who wishes to be kept informed and up-to-date with the latest and most important advances.
Samuel K. Kwofie*, Emmanuel Broni, Bismark Dankwa, Kweku S. Enninful, Gabriel B. Kwarko, Louis Darko, Ravi Durvasula, Prakasha Kempaiah, Brijesh Rathi, Whelton A. Miller III, Abu Yaya and Michael D. Wilson
Ana Laura García Soria, Fabiola Rivera Ramirez, Alberto Barbabosa Pliego, Héctor Roberto Díaz Guadarrama , Guadalupe Patricia Macías Farrera, Gilberto Yong Angel, Juan Carlos Vázquez Chagoyán, Raafat Mahmoud Mohamed Gomaa and Esvieta Tenorio-Borroto*
UPLC-DAD Assisted Phytochemical Quantitation Reveals a Sex, Ploidy and Ecogeography Specificity in the Expression Levels of Selected Secondary Metabolites in Medicinal Tinospora cordifolia: Implications for Elites’ Identification Program
Joseph Berei, Adam Eckburg, Edward Miliavski, Austin D. Anderson, Rachel J. Miller, Joshua Dein, Allison M. Giuffre, Diana Tang, Shreya Deb, Kavya Sri Racherla, Meet Patel, Monica Saravana Vela and Neelu Puri*
Dr. Reitz obtained a doctorate (Ph.D.) in Chemistry from the University of California, San Diego. Dr. Reitz also holds an Executive Masters in Technology Management from the University of Pennsylvania (Wharton, Penn Engineering).
Currently Dr. Reitz is also an Adjunct Professor in the Drexel University College of Medicine. He has published more than 150 scientific publications and is a named inventor of 60 issued U.S patents.
Dr. Reitz was the founding Editor (2000) and is currently the Editor-in-Chief of this journal (Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry, CTMC), published by Bentham Science Publishers.