Pharmacokinetics of Agelastatin A in the central nervous system

Zhimin Li, Takuma Kamon, David A. Personett, Thomas Caulfield, John A. Copland, Takehiko Yoshimitsu, Han W. Tun

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Agelastatin A (AA) is an anti-neoplastic agent with anti-osteopontin (OPN) activity. Brain tumors often express OPN significantly. A comprehensive chemoinformatic analysis followed by in vivo pharmacokinetic evaluations in mice is performed. CNS penetration of AA is about 10%. AA should be further tested for activity against brain tumors.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)233-237
Number of pages5
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 2012

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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