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Therefore, the strategy chosen to assess the MoA needs careful consideration and ﬁne-tuning.
Moreover, changes in the molecule structure may aﬀect the pharmacophore, inﬂuencing the speciﬁcity or even abolishing drug–protein interactions . This approach was used to look for targets of the antimalarial quinoline drugs primaquine and hydroxychloroquine; ATP served as a control . After incubation of cell extracts with the drugs, bound to sepharose, the matrix was washed. Then, the bound proteins were eluted using the relevant drug; in addition, elution with other quinolines, such as chloroquine, meﬂoquine, quinacrine, and quinine, were performed.
By further subcloning, the gene LdMT was identiﬁed that encodes a protein similar to P-type ATPase APT subfamily. The retransfection of LdMT into a resistant strain increased the uptake of miltefosine. The resistant cell line was defective in glycerophospholipid uptake, and this was also reversed by retransfection of LdMT . The protein was shown to be active only in the presence of another protein, LdRos3, which is presumably part of the same translocation machinery . Antifolates and Antimonials in Leishmania Leishmania are susceptible to methotrexate, an inhibitor of dihydrofolate reductase.