Special Issue "Natural Product Pharmacology and Medicinal Chemistry"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 July 2019
Prof. Marcello Locatelli
Department of Pharmacy Build B, level 2; University "G. d'Annunzio" of Chieti-Pescara; Via dei Vestini, 31; I-66100 Chieti; Italy
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Interests: Innovative (micro) extraction procedures (MEPS, FPSE, DLLME, SULLE, MAE, etc.) and hyphenated instrument configurations; Bioactive compounds (drugs, drugs associations, and natural bioactive compounds); Characterization, fingerprints, and method validation; HPLC; Mass spectrometry (MS and MS/MS).
Dr. Andrei Mocan
Department of Pharmaceutical Botany, Iuliu Hațieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy, 23 Ghe. Marinescu Street, Cluj-Napoca 400337, Romania
Interests: pharmaceutical biology (botany); valorization of traditional medicinal and edible plants and fungi; extraction optimization of bioactive compounds from plant materials; experimental design applied to extraction and process optimization; bioactivity and chemical characterization of natural products, development of new nutraceuticals based on medicinal plants and fungi, natural products as enzyme inhibitors
This Special Issue "Natural Product Pharmacology and Medicinal Chemistry” aims to collect and to disseminate some of the most significant and recent contributions in the interdisciplinary area of pharmacology and medicinal chemistry, namely the characterization and analysis of synthetic and natural products.
Prof. Dr. Marcello Locatelli
Prof. Dr. Simone Carradori
Dr. Andrei Mocan
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- biological assays
- extraction procedures
- instrument configuration
- medicinal chemistry
- new chemical entities characterization