The aim of Mini-Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry is to publish short reviews on the important recent developments in medicinal chemistry and allied disciplines. The scope of Mini-Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry will cover all areas of medicinal chemistry including developments in rational drug design, synthetic chemistry, bioorganic chemistry, high-throughput screening, combinatorial chemistry, drug targets, and natural product research and structure-activity relationship studies. Mini-Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry is an essential journal for every medicinal and pharmaceutical chemist who wishes to be kept informed and up-to-date with the latest and most important developments.

Following are the articles from the journal Mini-Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry, 15 Issue 11:

Editorial: (Thematic Issue: Vitamin D and Vitamin D Receptor in Asthma and Allergy)

Author(s): Anna Papadopoulou and Kostas N. Priftis


Article: Association of Serum Vitamin D with Asthma and Atopy in Childhood: Review of Epidemiological Observational Studies

Author(s): Ourania Kolokotroni, Nicos Middleton, Christiana Kouta, Vasilios Raftopoulos and Panayiotis K.


Article: Maternal Vitamin D Status and Development of Asthma and Allergy in Early Childhood

Author(s): Anna Papadopoulou, Evangelia Bountouvi, Vasiliki Papaevaggelou and Kostas N. Priftis


Article: Vitamin D Metabolism Genes in Asthma and Atopy

Author(s): Eva Morales, Manuel Sanchez-Solis and Luis Garcia-Marcos


Article: Vitamin D and Atopic Dermatitis

Author(s): Rosa M. Pacheco-Gonzalez, Patricia W. Garcia-Marcos and Luis Garcia-Marcos


Article: Therapeutic Effects of Vitamin D in Asthma and Allergy

Author(s): Cecilia Benetti, Pasquale Comberiati, Carlo Capristo, Attilio L. Boner and Diego G. Peroni


Article: Is Low Vitamin D Status A Risk Factor For Food Allergy? Current Evidence And Future Directions

Author(s): John Molloy, Anne-Louise Ponsonby, Katrina J. Allen, Mimi L.K. Tang, Fiona M. Collier, Alister C. Ward, Jennifer Koplin and Peter Vuillermin


Article: Vitamin-D in the Immune System: Genomic and Non-Genomic Actions

Author(s): Aikaterini I. Trochoutsou, Vaia Kloukina, Konstantinos Samitas and Georgina Xanthou


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