Mastoura M Edrees
Assistant Professor, Chemistry Department
King Khalid university, Saudi Arabia
Researcher Assistant (1996-2001), Assistant Researcher (2001), Researcher (2004) – National Organization of Drug Control and Research, Giza, Egypt.
Synthesis of new benzothiazoles and related structures, reaction of these compounds with heterocyclic aldehydes and conversion to arylidine derivatives followed by conversion to novel pyrazolo and pyrimidine derivatives. Synthesis of spiro derivatives of benzothiazoles and related structures, and testing of reactivity to nucleophilic nitrogen-containing compounds. Evaluated cytotoxic effect/antitumor activity in over 60 human tumour cell lines.