Marina Valenti

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ZD9331 is a nonpolyglutamatable antifolate inhibitor of thymidylate synthase currently in clinical development. This enzyme is crucial for DNA synthesis and catalyzes the reductive methylation of(More)
A novel sterically hindered platinum complex, AMD473 [cis-amminedichloro(2-methylpyridine) platinum(II)], designed primarily to be less susceptible to inactivation by thiols, has shown in vitro(More)
Many tumors overexpress the NQO1 gene, which encodes DT-diaphorase (NADPH:quinone oxidoreductase; EC 1.6.99.2). This obligate two-electron reductase deactivates toxins and activates bioreductive(More)
Two murine tumour models, the L1210 leukaemia and the ADJ/PC6 plasmacytoma, have featured prominently in the preclinical development of platinum drugs. Mindful of the unequivocal need to discover new(More)
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