Frederico Augusto Vieira Castro

Summary

Affiliation: Rio de Janeiro
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. pmc Cytotoxicity mechanism of two naphthoquinones (menadione and plumbagin) in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Frederico Augusto Vieira Castro
    Departamento de Bioquimica, Laboratório de Investigação de Fatores de Estresse, Instituto de Quimica, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    PLoS ONE 3:e3999. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Synthesis, characterization and biological activities of mononuclear Co(III) complexes as potential bioreductively activated prodrugs
    Elizabeth Teixeira Souza
    Departamento de Quimica Inorganica, Instituto de Quimica, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 21945 970 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    J Inorg Biochem 103:1355-65. 2009

Collaborators

  • Elizabeth Teixeira Souza
  • Lorenzo do Canto Visentin
  • Carlos Basílio Pinheiro
  • Marciela Scarpellini
  • Sérgio de Paula Machado
  • Marcos Dias Pereira
  • Lidiane Cavalcante Castro

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. pmc Cytotoxicity mechanism of two naphthoquinones (menadione and plumbagin) in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Frederico Augusto Vieira Castro
    Departamento de Bioquimica, Laboratório de Investigação de Fatores de Estresse, Instituto de Quimica, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    PLoS ONE 3:e3999. 2008
    ..However, due to differences in structures and diverse pharmacological effects, the exact toxicity mechanisms exerted by quinones are far from elucidatation...
  2. doi request reprint Synthesis, characterization and biological activities of mononuclear Co(III) complexes as potential bioreductively activated prodrugs
    Elizabeth Teixeira Souza
    Departamento de Quimica Inorganica, Instituto de Quimica, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 21945 970 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    J Inorg Biochem 103:1355-65. 2009
    ..These data reveal the potential of 1 and 2 as bioreductively activated prodrugs, since their oxidized forms do not present expressive activities when compared to their reduced forms...