The researchers believe the discovery will allow of synthesizing organic compounds.
Researchers at the Saint Petersburg State University have discovered a new group of medicine to treat cancer, the University press office told Saint-Petersburg TV Channel.
The new drug was tested for treating breast and colorectal tumours, which are the most dangerous types of cancer. The researchers believe that their discovery will allow of synthesizing organic compounds.
Apart from Saint Petersburg State University researchers, specialists from the Belarussian State University, the Togliatti Medical Chemistry Center and the Technical University of Braunschweig contributed to the project.