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Synthesis, dihydrofolate reductase inhibition, antitumor testing, and molecular modeling study of some new 4(3H)-quinazolinone analogs.
In order to produce potent new leads for anticancer drugs, a new series of quinazoline analogs was designed to resemble methotrexate (MTX, 1) structure features and fitted with functional groupsExpand
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Non-classical antifolates. Part 2: synthesis, biological evaluation, and molecular modeling study of some new 2,6-substituted-quinazolin-4-ones.
A new series of 2,6-substituted-quinazolin-4-ones was designed, synthesized, and evaluated for their in vitro DHFR inhibition, antimicrobial, and antitumor activities. Compounds 22, 33-37, 39-43, andExpand
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Synthesis, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, COX-1/2 inhibitory activities and molecular docking studies of substituted 2-mercapto-4(3H)-quinazolinones.
A new series of 2-substituted mercapto-4(3H)-quinazolinone 1-26 were synthesized and assessed for in vivo anti-inflammatory and analgesic activities and in vitro inhibition of cyclooxygenaseExpand
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Synthesis, anticancer and apoptosis-inducing activities of quinazoline–isatin conjugates: epidermal growth factor receptor-tyrosine kinase assay and molecular docking studies
Abstract A new series of quinazolinone compounds 16–34 incorporating isatin moieties was synthesized. The antitumor efficacy of the compounds against MDA-MB-231, a breast cancer cell line, and LOVO,Expand
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Recognition of Resveratrol by the Human Estrogen Receptor-Alpha: A Molecular Modeling Approach to Understand Its Biological Actions
Objectives: Resveratrol (RSVL) is an edible phytoestrogen with multifaceted health benefits that may originate from binding to the estrogen receptors. Despite its structural similarity to theExpand
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Synthesis, anti-inflammatory, analgesic and COX-1/2 inhibition activities of anilides based on 5,5-diphenylimidazolidine-2,4-dione scaffold: Molecular docking studies.
The design, synthesis and pharmacological activities of a group of 5,5-diphenylimidazolidine-2,4-dione bearing anilide, phenacyl and benzylidene fragments 2-27 were reported. The preparedExpand
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Design, synthesis of 2,3-disubstitued 4(3H)-quinazolinone derivatives as anti-inflammatory and analgesic agents: COX-1/2 inhibitory activities and molecular docking studies.
A new series, 2-substituted mercapto-3-[2-(pyridin-2-yl)ethyl]-4(3H)-quinazolinone 1-21, was synthesized and evaluated for in vivo anti-inflammatory and analgesic activities and in vitro COX-1/COX-2Expand
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Synthesis and biological evaluation of new curcumin derivatives as antioxidant and antitumor agents
Twenty-four new compounds were prepared, taking curcumin as a lead, in order to explore their antioxidant and antitumor properties. The capacities of these derivatives to scavenge theExpand
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Differential recognition of resveratrol isomers by the human estrogen receptor-alpha: molecular dynamics evidence for stereoselective ligand binding.
Resveratrol (RSVL) is a phytoestrogen that occurs naturally in two forms (trans- (E) and cis- (Z)). We have conducted molecular dynamics (MD) studies to differentially characterize the estrogenExpand
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