Non-toxic Compounds that Inhibit the Formation and Spreading of Tumors
Lead Inventor: Samarjit Patnaik (NCATS)
Ref. No.: E-276-2011/0
Abstract: Available for licensing are novel pyrrolopyrimidine compounds that disrupt the assembly of the perinucleolar compartment (PNC), a sub-nuclear structure highly prevalent in metastatic tumors. These notable compounds act without overt cytotoxicity.