Conjugates of Cell Adhesion Peptides for Therapeutics and Diagnostics Against Cancer and Autoimmune Diseases

Mario E.G. Moral, Teruna J. Siahaan
  • Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry, February 2018, Bentham Science Publishers
  • DOI: 10.2174/1568026618666180118154514

Conjugates of Cell Adhesion Peptides

What is it about?

This paper reviews various peptide conjugates derived from cell adhesion molecules that have been used to deliver molecules to target cancer and immune cells for therapeutic and diagnostic purposes.

Why is it important?

There is an urgent need to improve the targeting of therapeutic and diagnostic molecules to a certain type of cells within a tissue.

Perspectives

Professor Teruna J Siahaan (Author)
University of Kansas

This paper surveys various ideas that utilize cell adhesion peptides for targeting cells and tissues.

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