Current Drug Targets
Volume 8, Number 1, January 2007
New Drugs and Drug Targets for Human Diseases Caused by Apicomplexan Parasites
This theme issue of CDT brings together a number of leading experts in the field of drug (target) discovery against human apicomplexan parasites and highlights major current concepts in this field.
Table of Contents
Editorial [Hot Topic: New Drugs and Drug Targets for Human Diseases Caused by Apicomplexan Parasites (Guest Editor: Frank Seeber)] pp. 1-2(2) Author: Seeber, Frank
Isoprenoid Biosynthesis of the Apicoplast as Drug Target pp. 3-13(11) Authors: Wiesner, Jochen; Jomaa, Hassan
Fatty Acid Biosynthesis as a Drug Target in Apicomplexan Parasites pp. 15-30(16) Authors: Goodman, C. D.; McFadden, G. I.
Targeting Purine and Pyrimidine Metabolism in Human Apicomplexan Parasites pp. 31-47(17) Author: Hyde, John E.
Mitochondrial Drug Targets in Apicomplexan Parasites pp. 49-60(12) Authors: Mather, Michael W.; Henry, Karl W.; Vaidya, Akhil B.
Targeting Invasion and Egress: From Tools to Drugs? pp. 61-74(14) Authors: Morgan, R. E.; Evans, K M.; Patterson, S.; Catti, F.; Ward, G. E.; Westwood, N. J.
Targeting Nutrient Uptake Mechanisms in Plasmodium pp. 75-88(14) Authors: Kirk, Kiaran; Saliba, Kevin J.