Ali Gamal Al-Kaf

Sana'a University Yemen

Prof. Dr. Ali Gamal Al-kaf obtained a Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences in 2006. He is the previous Chief Council for Accreditation and Quality Assurance and former dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy, Sana'a University, Yemen. He is currently the dean of the Faculty of Medical Sci-ences and a professor in the Medicinal Chemistry Department at the National University. He is a member of the Yemeni Higher Medical Council and many other associations and internation-al groups. He is also chairman of the Universal Journal of Pharmaceutical Research. Dr. Al-kaf is an editor and associate editor of several international journals. His research interests include the synthesis and biological activity of 4-oxopyrimidine and quinazolinone -4 derivatives, structural biology and bioinformatics in drug design, Yemeni medicinal plants, development and validation of spectrophotometric and high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) methods for different drugs, and antibiotic and antimicrobial resistance in Yemen. He is the author of more than ninety articles and fifteen books. He also has four patents to his credit.

Ali Gamal Al-Kaf

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This book investigates and identifies novel therapeutic compounds for the treatment of a range of illnesses. Heterocyclic compounds are a significant class of substances with biological activity. Among them, quinazoline has attracted a lot of interest because of its important biological properties. Numerous compounds with quinazoline moiety have been shown to exhibit a wide range of therapeutic properties, including antioxidant, antifungal, antiviral, antidiabetic, anticancer, anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial activities. This book presents a comprehensive overview of quinazoline and its derivatives. The chapters address recent advances in the synthesis of several different heterocyclic compounds, the use of computational studies for finding new active quinazoline derivatives, the biological activities of quinazoline, and much more.

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