Antiviral compounds KU Leuven
The invention is provides novel antiviral compounds, as well as derivatives thereof. The compounds of the invention are preferably formulated as pharmaceuticals. The invention provides the compounds for use in the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases, in particular viral diseases. In some aspects the invention is based on the antiviral activity of the provided compounds against the Chikungunya virus, and hence, their application in the treatment or prevention of any physiological manifestation of such viral infection.