Indole Derivatives as Tools in New Drug Development

A special issue of Applied Sciences (ISSN 2076-3417). This special issue belongs to the section "Applied Biosciences and Bioengineering".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 20 June 2024 | Viewed by 309

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Department of Pharmacy, Health & Nutritional Sciences, University of Calabria, 87036 Arcavacata, Italy
Interests: carbazole derivatives; heterocyclic compounds synthesis; antioxidants; medicinal chemistry; medicinal compounds synthesis
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Dear Colleagues,

Today, indole derivatives constitute an important and versatile class of heterocycles, especially due to their interesting chemical and biological properties, such as antitumor, antiviral, antibacterial, antimicrobial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and antihistamine activity. Several indoles, whether synthetic or naturally occurring, possess various industrial applications, and they are used in the pharmaceutical, dye, insecticide, and plastic industries. This Special Issue covers all aspects of the different indole derivatives—for example, benzoindoles, pyranoindoles, indole-carboxylates, carbazoles, and staurosporines. In this Special Issue, research papers and review articles addressing recent studies on the molecular modeling, synthesis, and biological, nutritional, and phytochemical evaluation of indole derivatives will be accepted.

Dr. Anna Caruso
Guest Editor

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  • indole derivatives
  • benzoindoles
  • carbazoles
  • pyranoindoles
  • staurosporines
  • heterocyclic compounds
  • medicinal chemistry
  • drug development
  • industrial applications

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