Semisynthesis in drug discovery: introduction
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Presentation
- By: KUMAMOTO, Takuya (Tokyo, Japan)
Natural materials derived from plants, animals, and microorganisms have been a large source for medicine. They serve as medicines or as possible candidates with wide variety of physiological activity and well-designed chemical structures. One of the issues in this method is the conservation of nature: some of the active ingredients are contained.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.