Review on Anticancer, Antimicrobial and Antitumour Activities of Antimony Complexes

Ayodele Temidayo Odularu

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This review conceptualizes the historical anticancer antimicrobial and antitumour activities of compounds of antimony with examples.


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Keywords: Antimony, Anticancer, Antimicrobial, Antitumour Activities

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