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Synonyms for antagonist

Synonyms for antagonist

one that opposes another in a battle, contest, controversy, or debate

Synonyms for antagonist

a muscle that relaxes while another contracts

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a drug that neutralizes or counteracts the effects of another drug

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Release date- 06082019 - HOPKINTON - Spring Bank Pharmaceuticals, Inc.(Nasdaq: SBPH), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutics for the treatment of viral infections, inflammatory diseases and certain cancers, today announced that it has entered into a research agreement with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (UTSW) to evaluate Spring Bank's novel small molecule STING antagonist compounds.
M2 PHARMA-June 21, 2019-First Patient Dosed in a Phase 1 Trial of SIRPI[+ or -] Antagonist Monoclonal Antibody, BI 765063, in Patients with Advanced Solid Tumors
We aimed to compare the stimulation outcomes of patients who did and did not receive antagonist on the day of hCG, and to contribute to the optimal stimulation protocol especially aspects of costs saving and reduce injection.
To work out who was committing the violent act, "each major film character was classified as either a protagonist ('good guy') or antagonist ('bad guy')," the research says.
PPI and histamine-2 receptor antagonist use were identified from Medicare Part D claims covering three years prior to the index date.
Revealing to BollywoodLife, Rajkummar Rao said, "Playing an antagonist is quite fascinating.
The Greeks left us the terms "protagonist" and "antagonist" from their word for "actor" (agon), with the "protagonist" being the primary actor, and the "antagonist" being the opposing.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 19, 2018-Biohaven reports launch of clinical development of novel glutamate receptor antagonist BHV-5000
The antiallodynic effects of cannabidiol were not blocked by either CB1 or CB2 receptor antagonists but were blocked by a 5-HT1A receptor antagonist [50].
Already before and during the pregnancy, she was treated with 5 mg olmesartan medoxomil, an angiotensin II receptor antagonist, because of grade 1 essential hypertension without evidence of end-organ damage.
The possibility to use a H2-receptor antagonist instead should be also contemplated.
LH surge can be effectively prevented by administering a Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone (GnRH) agonist or GnRH antagonist. (6,7) GnRH analogues lead to the desensitisation of pituitary GnRH receptors and block endogenous LH increase.
The filing of the NDA for CINVANTI is an important milestone, bringing us one step closer to a new NK1 receptor antagonist treatment option for cancer patients suffering from the debilitating side effects of chemotherapy, said Kimberly J.
Tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-[alpha]) antagonist-induced lupus-like syndrome (TAILs) (1) is characterized by rashes, arthralgias, fever, and/or serositis along with positive lupus serologies temporally associated with initiation of TNF-[alpha] antagonist medications.