Studies directed towards The synthesis Of İmatinib Mesylate ((Gleevec), 4-(4-Methyl-Piperazin-1- Ylmethyl)-N-[4- Methyl-3-(4-Pyridin-3-Yl-Pyrimidin-2- Ylamino)-Phenyl]- Benzamide Methanesulfonate) Analogs

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2008
Günay, Neşet Batuhan
Imatinib mesylate is indicated for the treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) and unresectable and/or metastatic malignant gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST). By the application of this anticancer drug, problems occurs in terms of stability and activity. Computer assisted design (CAD) works showed that the modification of the B and C part molecule can increase the effectivity of the drug. The new derivatives of the drug will be obtained to change some part of the B and C segments. The total synthesis of a new imatinib mesylate will be done and the activity tests are going to be determined in collaboration with other groups.

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N. B. Günay, “Studies directed towards The synthesis Of İmatinib Mesylate ((Gleevec), 4-(4-Methyl-Piperazin-1- Ylmethyl)-N-[4- Methyl-3-(4-Pyridin-3-Yl-Pyrimidin-2- Ylamino)-Phenyl]- Benzamide Methanesulfonate) Analogs,” M.S. - Master of Science, Middle East Technical University, 2008.