Ahmed, Sabbir, James, Karen, Owen, Caroline P., Patel, Chirag and Patel, Mijal (2001) Hydrophobicity, a physicochemical factor in the inhibition of the enzyme estrone sulfatase (ES). Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters, 11(18), pp. 2525-2528. ISSN (print) 0960-894XFull text not available from this archive.
We report the initial structure-activity relationship study (SAR) (in particular logP) of a series of compounds based upon 4-sulfamated phenyl ketones as potent inhibitors of the enzyme estrone sulfatase (ES). The results of the study show that these compounds are irreversible inhibitors of ES and that they are more potent than COUMATE, but weaker than EMATE. Analysis of the SAR data shows a strong correlation between IC(50) and logP but also supports our previous study, which suggests a very strong relationship between pK(a) and IC(50).
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||aromatase inhibitors, steroid sulfatase|
|Faculty, School or Research Centre:||Faculty of Science (until 2011) > School of Pharmacy and Chemistry|
|Depositing User:||David Salliss|
|Date Deposited:||19 Jun 2007|
|Last Modified:||14 Apr 2011 12:07|
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