adenosine


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(biochemistry) a nucleoside that is a structural component of nucleic acids

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Activation of adenosine receptors modulates the activity of several effectors, including adenylyl cyclase, phospholipase C, ion channels, etc.
Discovery Therapeutics' product pipeline includes adenosine agonists and antagonists for the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease.
3 TBq/mmol) from NEN; adenosine, AMP, ADP, ATP, cAMP, adenosine deaminase, nucleoside phosphorylase, and xanthine oxidase from Boehringer Mannheim Germany; SAH, adenine, 2'-deoxyadenosine, L-homocysteine, diadenosine diphosphate, [N.
The forth chapter deals with adenosine market trends review, distinguish adenosine manufacturers and suppliers.
In this research, Salvemini and colleagues have demonstrated that activation of the A3 adenosine receptor subtype is key in mediating the pain relieving effects of adenosine.
Methotrexate has also been shown to induce adenosine release in humans.
Adenosine lasts only minutes in the human body, so injections of the chemical itself were not an option.
The suggestion that ketogenic metabolism increases the activity of adenosine at the A1 receptor subtype "may offer insight into new therapies for epilepsy as well as other clinical conditions in which adenosine is known to have clinical benefits.
Researchers found adenosine is very active in tissues affected by acupuncture, the ancient Chinese treatment involving inserting needles into sensitive points of the body.
The chemical, adenosine, is a natural compound known for pain-killing and anti-inflammatory properties.
A denosine is a sleep-promoting molecule, and the brain's level of adenosine normally decreases during sleep and increases during periods of wakefulness.
Currently, several pharmacological mechanisms of methotrexate action have been suggested, including inhibition of purine and pyrimidine synthesis, suppression of transmethylation reactions with accumulation of polyamines, reduction of antigen-dependent T-cell proliferation, and promotion of adenosine release with adenosine-mediated suppression of inflammation.
April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Adenosine Therapeutics , LLC, a drug discovery and development company founded in 1999, announced today that it has engaged Needham & Company to explore strategic options for Stedivaze, a highly selective adenosine A2A agonist being developed as a pharmacological stress agent for use in Myocardial Perfusion Imaging .
According to the new study, PET imaging with F-18-8-cyclopentyl-3-(3-fluoropropyl)-1-propylxanthine (F-18-CPFPX) shows that repeated intake of caffeinated beverages throughout a day results in up to 50 percent occupancy of the brain's A1 adenosine receptors.