Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Drug Repurposing - Molecular Aspects and Therapeutic Applications

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Shailendra K. Saxena
Shailendra K. Saxena

King George's Medical University,
India

Published01 June 2022

Doi10.5772/intechopen.95190

ISBN978-1-83969-958-0

Print ISBN978-1-83969-957-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-1-83969-959-7

Copyright year2022

Number of pages384

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Table of Contents

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1. Trends in Molecular Aspects and Therapeutic Applications of Drug Repurposing for Infectious Diseases

By Ankur Gupta, Angila Theengh, Swatantra Kumar, Vimal K. Maurya, Santosh Kumar, Bipin Puri and Shailendra K. Saxena

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3. Drug Repurposing Techniques in Viral Diseases

By Ran Zhang, Rick Oerlemans, Chao Wang, Lili Zhang and Matthew R. Groves

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5. Drug Repurposing for Tuberculosis

By Nicole C. Cardoso, Carel B. Oosthuizen, Nashied Peton and Vinayak Singh

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6. Breast Cancer Drug Repurposing a Tool for a Challenging Disease

By Jonaid Ahmad Malik, Rafia Jan, Sakeel Ahmed and Sirajudheen Anwar

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7. The Future Perspectives of Drug Repurposing and Treatment for the Drug Resistant Breast Cancer: A Review

By Panneerselvam Theivendren, Selvaraj Kunjiappan, Yashoda Mariappa Hegde, Kaveena Ravi, Sivakumar Vellaichamy, Murugananthan Gopal and Manimekalai Pichaivel

408
9. Ivermectin: Potential Repurposing of a Versatile Antiparasitic as a Novel Anticancer

By Alfonso Dueñas-González and Mandy Juárez-Rodríguez

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11. Integrating Immunotherapy with Chemotherapy: A New Approach to Drug Repurposing

By Hina Qayoom, Umar Mehraj, Shariqa Aisha, Shazia Sofi and Manzoor Ahmad Mir

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13. Gene Signature-Based Drug Repositioning

By Zhilong Jia, Xinyu Song, Jinlong Shi, Weidong Wang and Kunlun He

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15. Repurposing Market Drugs to Target Epigenetic Enzymes in Human Diseases

By Aishat Motolani, Matthew Martin, Steven Sun and Tao Lu

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16. Therapeutic Inhibitors: Natural Product Options through Computer-Aided Drug Design

By InnocentMary IfedibaluChukwu Ejiofor, Christabel Chikodili Ekeomodi, Sharon Elomeme and MaryGeraldine Ebele Ejiofor

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