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Molecules 2010, 15(6), 3775-3815; doi:10.3390/molecules15063775
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Thiazolo[3,2-a]benzimidazoles: Synthetic Strategies, Chemical Transformations and Biological Activities

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Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, P.O. Box 2457, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia
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Received: 8 April 2010 / Revised: 11 May 2010 / Accepted: 14 May 2010 / Published: 26 May 2010
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Abstract

The present review covers the recent synthetic strategies and chemical transformations of thiazolo[3,2-a]benzimidazoles and it also presents the highlights of the biological activities of these compounds.
Keywords: thiazolo[3,2-a]benzimidazole; thiazolo[3,2-a]bezimidazol-3(2H)one; YM-298198; tilomisole;anticancer activities; MGlu1 antagonists thiazolo[3,2-a]benzimidazole; thiazolo[3,2-a]bezimidazol-3(2H)one; YM-298198; tilomisole; anticancer activities; MGlu1 antagonists
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Al-Rashood, K.A.; Abdel-Aziz, H.A. Thiazolo[3,2-a]benzimidazoles: Synthetic Strategies, Chemical Transformations and Biological Activities. Molecules 2010, 15, 3775-3815.

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