A REVIEW OF POTENTIAL ANTICANCERS FROM ANTIMICROBIAL PEPTIDES

Mohd, Khamsah Suryati and Dharmaraj, Saravanan and Azemin, Azierah and Hassan, Mohamed Al-Kassim (2015) A REVIEW OF POTENTIAL ANTICANCERS FROM ANTIMICROBIAL PEPTIDES. International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 7 (4). pp. 19-26. ISSN 0975-1491

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Abstract

Cancer is one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality globally. The drawbacks of conventional chemotherapy such as resistance, lack of specificity, severe toxicity warrant the need to explore alternative approach for the treatment of cancer. Antimicrobial peptides are part of the innate defense mechanism of all organisms and have been developed as potential alternatives in combatting infectious diseases. In addition, anticancer effects of many peptides have been re

Item Type: Article
Subjects: R Medicine > RM Therapeutics. Pharmacology
Faculty / Institute: Faculty of Bioresources & Food Industry
Depositing User: Dr Khamsah Suryati Mohd
Date Deposited: 21 Jun 2015 00:46
Last Modified: 21 Jun 2015 00:46
URI: http://erep.unisza.edu.my/id/eprint/3317

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