Oncologic

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Algorithm Modified Deoxynybomycin for the Treatment of Gram-Negative Bacteria

Dr. Hergenrother from the University of IL has developed a novel antibiotic that is effective against certain antibiotic-resistant gram-negative bacteria. His powerful...

Novel Class of Anti-Estrogens

Drs. John and Benita Katzenellenbogen have developed a novel class of anti-estrogen compounds with the potential to act as breast cancer therapeutics. These compounds show...

Process to Measure Biomolecules on Silicon Transistors

Dr. Bashir from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has developed a process to measure biomolecules on ion sensitive field effect transistors with dry samples. This...

Imaging Agents for Hypoxia Detection

Dr. Chan from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has developed a new molecular probe for detection and photoacoustic and fluorescence imaging of hypoxia.  This...

Small Molecules With Antibacterial and Anticancer Activity

Dr. Hergenrother from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has developed a series of topoisomerase inhibiting small molecules...

PAC-1 combination therapy for Uveal Melanoma

Dr. Hergenrother from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has developed a new synergistic combination therapy using the small...

Identification of Methylated Proteins by use of Nanopores for Early Disease Detection

While nanopore sequencers available in the DNA sequencing industry are capable of detecting the presence of proteins in DNA strands, they are currently unable to identify...

In vivo Active Inhibitors of FOXM1 for the Treatment of Breast Cancer

Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC) constitutes about 10-20% of all diagnosed breast cancers and is known to be more aggressive and difficult to treat. TNBC lacks the...

Novel Class of Anti-estrogen Drugs for the Treatment of Breast Cancer

Many estrogen receptor α (ERα)-positive breast cancers often develop resistance to endocrine therapy due to mutations in ERs. These mutations are associated with shorter...

Dearomative carboamination and its application in synthesis of anticancer agents

New synthesis method for isocarbostyril alkaloids based on dearomative carboamination of the benzene ring. This is the shortest and most efficient method known to date,...

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