Article Page

Abstract

Wilms’ Tumour 1 (WT1) is a zinc finger transcription factor that is overexpressed in acute myeloid leukaemia (AML). Its restricted expression in normal tissues makes it a promising target for novel immunotherapies aiming to accentuate the cytotoxic T lymphocyte (CTL) response against AML. It has been previously reported a phase I/II clinical trial of subcutaneous peptide vaccination with two separate HLA-A2-binding peptide epitopes derived from WT1, together with a pan-DR binding peptide epitope (PADRE), in Montanide adjuvant. Here, in Biogenea we have for the first time discovered an in silico designed Fusion Inhibitor consisting of five conserved cancer-related pharmacophores with Greatly Promising PharmacoMimic Properties to a Rationally Engineered Anti-Wilms’Tiumor Peptide.

Article Type

Research Article – Abstract

Publication history

Received: Sep 20, 2017
Accepted: Sep 25, 2017
Published: Oct 01, 2017

Citation

Grigoriadis Ioannis, Grigoriadis George, Grigoriadis Nikolaos, George Galazios (2017) An in silico designed Fusion Inhibitor consisting of five cancer filtered conserved pharmacophoric chemical fragments with Greatly Promising Pharmaco-Mimic Properties to a Rationally Engineered Wilms’ Tumor Peptide as a future computer generated hyper-molecule for the potential treatment of the acute myeloid leukemia.

Authors Info

Grigoriadis Nikolaos
Department of IT Computer Aided Personalized Myoncotherapy, Cartigenea-Cardiogenea, Neurogenea-Cellgenea, Cordigenea-HyperoligandorolTM,
Biogenea Pharmaceuticals Ltd,
Thessaloniki, Greece;

Grigoriadis Ioannis
Department of Computer Drug Discovery Science, BiogenetoligandorolTM,
Biogenea Pharmaceuticals Ltd,
Thessaloniki, Greece;

Grigoriadis George
Department of Stem Cell Bank and ViroGeneaTM,
Biogenea Pharmaceuticals Ltd,
Thessaloniki, Greece;

George Galazios
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology,
Democritus University of Thrace,
Komotini, Greece;

E-mail: biogeneadrug@gmail.com

File not available