International Journal of Pharmacy and Chemistry

Volume 6, Issue 4, July 2020

  • The Potential Role of the Peptide Amphiphiles in Targeted Drug Delivery to Tumors

    Fahimeh Shamsi

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 4, July 2020
    Pages: 37-40
    Received: Jun. 27, 2020
    Accepted: Jul. 10, 2020
    Published: Aug. 04, 2020
    Abstract: Background: Targeted drug delivery approaches are intended to increase the effectiveness of drugs by carrying large doses of chemotherapeutic agents to the cancer cells and reduce negative side effects. Self-assembly of peptides can organize molecules into stable and well-defined nanostructures being very attractive for many biomedical applications... Show More
  • Pharmacognostic, Chemical and Anti-inflammatory Activity Study of Two Varieties of Tropaeolum tuberosum (Ruiz & Pav.) Kuntze (Tropaeolaceae)

    Jiménez-Heinert María Elena, Gutiérrez-Gaitén Yamilet Irene, Chóez-Guaranda Iván, Miranda-Martínez Migdalia

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 4, July 2020
    Pages: 41-53
    Received: Jul. 16, 2020
    Accepted: Aug. 10, 2020
    Published: Aug. 25, 2020
    Abstract: Ecuador has among its foods a series of potatoes and tubers that are not only nutritious, but also contain properties such as adjuvants which aid in the treatment of diseases caused by an inflammatory state. However, there is a lack of scientific evidence to support these hypotheses. The objective of this study was to carry out a comparative study ... Show More