β-Amino acid-containing hybrid peptides—new opportunities in peptidomimetics Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • Hybrid peptides consisting of alpha-amino acids with judiciously placed beta-amino acids show great promise as peptidomimetics in an increasing range of therapeutic applications. This reflects a combination of increased stability, high specificity and relative ease of synthesis.

authors

  • Aguilar, Marie-Isabel
  • Purcell, Anthony W
  • Devi, Romila
  • Lew, Rebecca
  • Rossjohn, Jamie
  • Smith, A Ian
  • Perlmutter, Patrick

publication date

  • 2007