Date Published: December 31, 2011
Publisher: Impact Journals LLC
Author(s): Zoya N. Demidenko, James A. McCubrey.
In recent years, numerous new targets have been identified and new experimental therapeutics have been developed. Importantly, existing non-cancer drugs found novel use in cancer therapy. And even more importantly, new original therapeutic strategies to increase potency, selectivity and decrease detrimental side effects have been evaluated. Here we review some recent advances in targeting cancer.