Molecule of the Week

Dolasetron

May 9, 2011

Dolasetron, available commercially as Anzement, is an anti-emetic drug that is especially useful to chemotherapy patients. Its mode of action is as a serotonin 5-HT3 receptor antagonist. A new, more scalable synthetic route to dolasteron was featured in a recent Patent Watch report.

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