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Tariq M Rana

UMassMed Faculty Page

Inventions:

Title: HIV-1 Protease Inhibitors: Part 6. UMMS08-41.

  • This invention provides new therapeutic agents to treat HIV using protease inhibitors that are less prone to resistance stemming from drug resistant mutations. Using computational and organic chemistry techniques, the inventors designed these new molecules by carefully considering nature of the HIV protease and it’s ability to detect substrates. This invention contains several sets of HIV protease inhibitors and unique drug combinations that have not yet been previously tested.

 

Innovation TopicsSmall MoleculesAIDsHIVInfectious Disease