In vitro analysis of albendazole sulfoxide enantiomers shows that (+)-(R)-albendazole sulfoxide is the active enantiomer against Taenia solium

A. Paredes, T. de Campo Louren‡o, M. Marzal, A. Rivera, P. Dorny, S. Mahanty, C. Guerra-Giraldez, H.H. García, T.E. Nash, Q.B. Cass

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Original languageEnglish
JournalAntimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy
Issue number2
Pages (from-to)944-949
Number of pages6
Publication statusPublished - 2013


  • Helminthic diseases
  • Animal diseases
  • Neurocysticercosis
  • Taenia solium
  • Pigs
  • Treatment
  • Anthelmintics
  • Albendazole
  • In vitro
  • Treatment outcome
  • Efficacy
  • Enantiomer
  • Cysts
  • Alkaline phosphatase
  • Antigens
  • Toxicity
  • Drug development

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