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Proceedings 2017, 1(6), 653;

Edelfosine (ET-18-OCH3) a Promising Alkylphospholipid against Resistant Trichomonas vaginalis

Departamento de Parasitología, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Pza. Ramón y Cajal s/n, 28040 Madrid, Spain
Laboratorio de Muerte Celular y Terapia del Cáncer, Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas (CIB-CSIC), c/ Ramiro de Maeztu 9, 28040 Madrid, Spain
Presented at the 1st Molecules Medicinal Chemistry Symposium, Barcelona, Spain, 8 September 2017.
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Published: 19 October 2017
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Edelfosine (ET-18-OCH3) is an alkylphospholipid with an analogous structure to miltefosine. Both molecules are active against kinetoplastids (Leishmania spp., Trypanosoma cruzi and Trypanosoma brucei). [...]
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Ibáñez-Escribano, A.; Escario, J.A.; Mollinedo, F.; Gómez-Barrio, A. Edelfosine (ET-18-OCH3) a Promising Alkylphospholipid against Resistant Trichomonas vaginalis . Proceedings 2017, 1, 653.

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