ACSRCAuckland Cancer Society Research Centre (New Zealand)
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The computer models of drug transport developed in-house at ACSRC allowed the synthetic chemists to test their design theories through computer simulations, which considerably shortened the discovery process," commented Hay.
The ACSRC has the distinction of being the first laboratory in the Southern Hemisphere to discover, trial and bring an anti-cancer drug into clinical use.
In extensive pre-clinical studies carried out by the ACSRC, DMXAA, when used in combination with a number of other anti-cancer agents, particularly taxanes, was seen to control the growth of tumours in animal models and, in several cases, to eradicate them.