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Camptothecin and Camptothecin Producing Plants

Botany, Chemistry, Anticancer Activity and Biotechnology

Book2020

Authors:

T. Pullaiah, P.B. Raghavendra, ... M. Anuradha

Camptothecin and Camptothecin Producing Plants

Botany, Chemistry, Anticancer Activity and Biotechnology

Book2020

 

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    Chapter 1 - Cancer biology and other disorders: beneficial role of camptothecin and novel derivatives

    Pages 1-46

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    Chapter 2 - Camptothecin: chemistry, biosynthesis, analogs, and chemical synthesis

    Pages 47-103

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    Chapter 3 - Camptothecin and analogs: role in anticancer activities

    Pages 105-142

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    Chapter 4 - Botany of camptothecin-yielding plants

    Pages 143-200

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    Chapter 5 - Propagation of camptothecin biosynthesizing plants

    Pages 201-259

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    Chapter 6 - In vitro camptothecin production from plants: prospects and challenges

    Pages 261-297

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    Chapter 7 - Biomining of camptothecin producing plants through molecular techniques

    Pages 299-317

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    Chapter 8 - Endophytes and camptothecin production

    Pages 319-340

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    Index

    Pages 341-355

About the book

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Camptothecin and Camptothecin Producing Plants: Botany, Chemistry, Anticancer Activity and Biotechnology provides updated information on camptothecin yielding plants, chemical diversity of camptothecin, extraction and exploitation methods, biosynthesis, biotechnological production and enhancement for drug delivery, and the pharmacological properties of the drugs. The book focuses on camptothecin anticancer properties based on recent developments of biotechnology. Topics emphasize anticancer activities, biosynthesis, potent derivatives currently undergoing experimental phases, and biotechnological methods to enhance the production. This book is a valuable source for cancer researchers, oncologists, biotechnologists, pharmacologists and members of the biomedical field who are interested in camptothecin and its applicability in cancer treatment.

Camptothecin and Camptothecin Producing Plants: Botany, Chemistry, Anticancer Activity and Biotechnology provides updated information on camptothecin yielding plants, chemical diversity of camptothecin, extraction and exploitation methods, biosynthesis, biotechnological production and enhancement for drug delivery, and the pharmacological properties of the drugs. The book focuses on camptothecin anticancer properties based on recent developments of biotechnology. Topics emphasize anticancer activities, biosynthesis, potent derivatives currently undergoing experimental phases, and biotechnological methods to enhance the production. This book is a valuable source for cancer researchers, oncologists, biotechnologists, pharmacologists and members of the biomedical field who are interested in camptothecin and its applicability in cancer treatment.

Key Features

  • Provides information on camptothecin producing plants and their anticancer properties for the development of new treatments
  • Discusses new applications of camptothecin based on recent biotechnology advancements
  • Presents comprehensive information on the pharmacology of camptothecin for leveraging new anticancer drugs developments
  • Provides information on camptothecin producing plants and their anticancer properties for the development of new treatments
  • Discusses new applications of camptothecin based on recent biotechnology advancements
  • Presents comprehensive information on the pharmacology of camptothecin for leveraging new anticancer drugs developments

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ISBN

978-0-12-820499-3

Language

English

Published

2020

Copyright

Copyright © 2020 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

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Academic Press

Authors

T. Pullaiah

Department of Botany, Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapur, India

P.B. Raghavendra

School of Regenerative Medicine, Manipal University, Bangalore, India

S. Karuppusamy

Department of Botany, The Madura College, Madurai, India

V. Raveendran

Department of Cell Biology, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

M. Anuradha

Department of Biotechnology, Padmashree Institute of Management and Sciences, Bangalore, India