Introduction for the special issue on kinase inhibitors.

  title={Introduction for the special issue on kinase inhibitors.},
  author={Herv{\'e} Galons},
  journal={European journal of medicinal chemistry},
Protein phosphorylation is catalyzed by protein kinases. The human kinome comprises 518 kinase genes. Abnormalities in protein kinase regulation and in phosphorylation are associated with numerous diseases and targeting specific kinases thus constitutes amajor approach for the pharmaceutical industry in its search for new therapeutic treatments… CONTINUE READING