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Artemisinins

Known as: Artemisinin, Artemisinins [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A group of SESQUITERPENES and their analogs that contain a peroxide group (PEROXIDES) within an oxepin ring (OXEPINS).
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Plasmodium falciparum resistance to artemisinin derivatives in southeast Asia threatens malaria control and elimination… 
Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
In 2010 there were more than 200 million cases of malaria, and at least 655,000 deaths. The World Health Organization has… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
  • Y. Tu
  • Nature Network Boston
  • 2011
  • Corpus ID: 10021463
Joseph Goldstein has written in this journal that creation (through invention) and revelation (through discovery) are two… 
Review
2010
Review
2010
Despite international efforts to ‘roll back malaria’ the 2008 World Malaria Report revealed the disease still affects… 
Review
2010
Review
2010
Nature Reviews Microbiology 8, 272–280 (2010), doi:10.1038/nrmicro2331 In the above article, the structure of artesunate shown in… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
To the Editor: Although artemisinins are potent and rapidly acting antimalarial drugs, their widespread use for treating patients… 
Review
2008
Review
2008
Artemisinin and its derivatives have become essential components of antimalarial treatment. These plant-derived peroxides are… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Malaria is a global health problem that threatens 300–500 million people and kills more than one million people annually. Disease… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Artemisinins are extracted from sweet wormwood (Artemisia annua) and are the most potent antimalarials available, rapidly killing… 
Review
1985
Review
1985
The herb Artemisia annua has been used for many centuries in Chinese traditional medicine as a treatment for fever and malaria…