Nucleosides as anticancer agents: from concept to the clinic.

Academic Article

Abstract

  • The continuing use of nucleosides as anticancer agents is discussed. Examples include the newly approved drug clofarabine as well as 4'-thio-ara-C, a drug that has initiated clinical trials. New directions in anticancer drug discovery will also be discussed.
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    Keywords

  • Adenine Nucleotides, Antineoplastic Agents, Arabinonucleosides, Clinical Trials as Topic, Clofarabine, Drug Design, Humans, Nucleosides
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    Pubmed Id

  • 17403484
  • Authorlist

  • Secrist JA
  • Start Page

  • 15
  • End Page

  • 16
  • Issue

  • 49