amyloid

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Synonyms for amyloid

a non-nitrogenous food substance consisting chiefly of starch

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(pathology) a waxy translucent complex protein resembling starch that results from degeneration of tissue

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resembling starch

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Liver transplantation as a treatment for familial amyloidotic polyneuropathy.
Mass spectrometric detection of the plasma prealbumin (transthyretin) variant associated with familial amyloidotic polyneuropathy.
We also expect to initiate a Phase II study with ALN-TTR02 in familial amyloidotic polyneuropathy, or FAP, patients in the second half of this year with the start of pivotal trials with ALN-TTR02 in 2013.
The data were presented at the VIIIth International Symposium on Familial Amyloidotic Polyneuropathy being held November 20 - 22, 2011 in Kumamoto, Japan.
Nasdaq: ALNY), a leading RNAi therapeutics company, announced today that it will present new data from its ALN-TTR program at the VIIIth International Symposium on Familial Amyloidotic Polyneuropathy being held in Kumamoto, Japan from November 20-22, 2011.
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