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Molecules 2016, 21(12), 1674;

Synthesis and Antitumor Activity of 5-Bromo-7-azaindolin-2-one Derivatives Containing a 2,4-Dimethyl-1H-pyrrole-3-carboxamide Moiety

Institute of Medicinal Biotechnology, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing 100050, China
Zhejiang Starry Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd., Xianju 317300, China
These authors contributed equally to this work.
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Academic Editor: Maria Emília de Sousa
Received: 11 November 2016 / Revised: 28 November 2016 / Accepted: 30 November 2016 / Published: 6 December 2016
(This article belongs to the Section Medicinal Chemistry)
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We report herein the design and synthesis of a series of novel 5-bromo-7-azaindolin-2-one derivatives containing a 2,4-dimethyl-1H-pyrrole-3-carboxamide moiety. These newly synthesized derivatives were evaluated for in vitro activity against selected cancer cell lines by MTT assay. Results revealed that some compounds exhibit broad-spectrum antitumor potency, and the most active compound 23p (IC50: 2.357–3.012 μM) was found more potent than Sunitinib (IC50: 31.594–49.036 μM) against HepG2, A549 and Skov-3, respectively. View Full-Text
Keywords: 5-bromo-7-azaindolin-2-ones; synthesis; antitumor activity 5-bromo-7-azaindolin-2-ones; synthesis; antitumor activity

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Zhang, J.; Shen, W.; Li, X.; Chai, Y.; Li, S.; Lv, K.; Guo, H.; Liu, M. Synthesis and Antitumor Activity of 5-Bromo-7-azaindolin-2-one Derivatives Containing a 2,4-Dimethyl-1H-pyrrole-3-carboxamide Moiety. Molecules 2016, 21, 1674.

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