Skip to main content

Recent Progress in Rational Drug Design of Neuraminidase Inhibitors

Buy Article:

$63.00 plus tax (Refund Policy)


Neuraminidase is a major glycoprotein of influenza virus which is essential for viral infection and offers a potential target for antiviral drug development. Rational drug design of NA inhibitors is now in the clinic and these molecules are effective and safe for the treatment of influenza. Recently, research of structure-based NA inhibitors is becoming an interesting field, leading to a breakthrough in the control of influenza. Here we review the progress in the rational drug design of NA inhibitors in recent years.

Keywords: Influenza virus; antiviral agent; neuraminidase; neuraminidase inhibitor; pharmacophore model

Document Type: Research Article


Affiliations: Department of Medicinal Chemistry,School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, ShanDong University, 44, West Wenhua Road,250012, Ji'nan, ShanDong, P.R.China.

Publication date: November 1, 2007

More about this publication?
  • Current Medicinal Chemistry covers all the latest and outstanding developments in medicinal chemistry and rational drug design. Each issue contains a series of timely in-depth reviews written by leaders in the field covering a range of the current topics in medicinal chemistry. Current Medicinal Chemistry is an essential journal for every medicinal chemist who wishes to be kept informed and up-to-date with the latest and most important developments.

Access Key

Free Content
Free content
New Content
New content
Open Access Content
Open access content
Subscribed Content
Subscribed content
Free Trial Content
Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
ingentaconnect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more