Therapeutic Agents for Alzheimer's Disease
In this review, we will compare the aforementioned five drugs with several other molecules that are currently in clinical trials or are ready to go into clinical trials. These will include antioxidants, metal chelators, monoamine oxidase inhibitors, anti-inflammatory drugs, as well as other AChE and NMDA inhibitors. In addition, medicinal chemistry approaches toward designing better pharmaceuticals will be discussed.
Document Type: Review Article
Affiliations: Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, Neuroscience Research Institute, MRC, National Creative Research Initiative Center for Alzheimer's Dementia, Seoul National University, 28 Yongon-dong, Chongno-gu, Seoul 110-799, South Korea.
Publication date: 2005-12-01