The invention relates to 1-(2-deoxy-alpha-D-erythro-pentofuranosyl)-5-azacytosine of formula (I) for use as a hypomethylating drug applicable for epigenetic therapy of cancer and other epigenetically determined diseases and further includes the use of the compound of formula (I) for manufacturing of a pharmaceutical composition for epigenetic therapy of cancer and other epigenetically determined diseases.

Title
1-(2-deoxy-alpha-d-erythro-pentofuranosyl)-5-azacytosine for use as drug
Application Number
PCT/CZ2007/000019
Publication Number
2008/083634
Application Date
March 27, 2007
Publication Date
July 17, 2008
Inventor
Bartova Eva
Fojtova Miloslava
Kovarik Ales
Votruba Ivan
Piskala Alois
Otmar Miroslav
Holy Antonin
Agent
GABRIELOVA Marta
Assignee
Bartova Eva
Fojtova Miloslava
Kovarik Ales
Votruba Ivan
Piskala Alois
Otmar Miroslav
Holy Antonin
Ustav Organicke Chemie A Biochemie Av Cr Vvi
IPC
A61P 35/02
A61K 31/7068
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