• Irshad Ahmad American University of Ras Al Khaimah
  • Shagufta . Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences, American University of Ras Al Khaimah, P. O. Box 10021, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE


Sulfone, Therapeutic agents, Biological activity


Sulfones have been studied broadly for various biological activities primarily as anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, anticancer, anti-HIV, antimalarial, and anti-inflammatory. The review focused on the biological activity of various sulfones on different therapeutic targets. The aim of this review is to summarize the biological significance of sulfones, giving a comprehensive scenario and offer prospective in the development of new sulfone derivatives as therapeutic agents.



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Author Biography

Shagufta ., Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences, American University of Ras Al Khaimah, P. O. Box 10021, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE

Assistant Professor of Chemistry,

Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences, American University of Ras Al Khaimah, P.O.Box 10021, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE


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How to Cite

Ahmad, I., and S. . “SULFONES: AN IMPORTANT CLASS OF ORGANIC COMPOUNDS WITH DIVERSE BIOLOGICAL ACTIVITIES”. International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, vol. 7, no. 3, Mar. 2015, pp. 19-27,



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