Magic bullets or Multitargeting natural ligands
TOPIC: Polypharmacology: Synergism and multitargeting in Complementary and Alternative medicine.
Metabolic/cardiovascular or infectious diseases, neurodegenerative and psychiatric disorders and cancer are complex multifactorial diseases. Traditional medicine involving plants and marine products in the form of extracts are multicomponent recipes that are advantageous due to their multitargeting approach. Combinations can modulate multiple targets, reduceside effects and drug resistance. The talk would emphasize the superiority of synergism and multitargeting behaviour of natural products.
About our speaker:
Shanmugam Hemaiswarya from Chennai holds a doctorate from Indian Institute of Technology Madras with experience in pharmacological actions of natural products.
This seminar was kindly sponsored by: