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Regulation of Expression of the Multidrug Resistance-Associated Protein 2 (MRP2) and Its Role in Drug Disposition
  • P. Gerk, M. Vore
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental…
  • 1 August 2002
The multidrug resistance protein 2 (MRP2; ABCC2) is an ATP-binding cassette transporter accepting a diverse range of substrates, including glutathione, glucuronide, and sulfate conjugates of manyExpand
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Active Transport of Nitrofurantoin into Human Milk
Study Objective. To determine the extent to which nitrofurantoin is transferred into human milk.
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Therapeutic promises of 2-methoxyestradiol and its drug disposition challenges.
2-Methoxyestradiol (2MeO-E2) is an endogenous metabolite of estrogen which was initially considered to be inactive. During the last few decades it has been shown that 2MeO-E2 is a promisingExpand
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Interactions between cimetidine, nitrofurantoin, and probenecid active transport into rat milk.
The purpose of these studies was to further elucidate the active mammary epithelial transport processes for the organic cation cimetidine and the organic anion nitrofurantoin and to determine whichExpand
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β-Estradiol 17-(β-d-glucuronide) (E217G) is a well known cholestatic agent and substrate of multidrug resistance-associated protein 2 (Mrp2), whereas β-estradiol 3-(β-d-glucuronide) (E23G) is aExpand
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The Role of Protein Synthesis and Degradation in the Post-Transcriptional Regulation of Rat Multidrug Resistance-Associated Protein 2 (Mrp2, Abcc2)
Multidrug resistance-associated protein 2 (Mrp2, Abcc2), an organic anion transporter present in the apical membrane of hepatocytes, renal epithelial cells, and enterocytes, is postulated to undergoExpand
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"Clicked" bivalent ligands containing curcumin and cholesterol as multifunctional abeta oligomerization inhibitors: design, synthesis, and biological characterization.
In our effort to develop multifunctional compounds that cotarget beta-amyloid oligomers (AbetaOs), cell membrane/lipid rafts (CM/LR), and oxidative stress, a series of bivalent multifunctional AbetaExpand
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Basolateral active uptake of nitrofurantoin in the CIT3 cell culture model of lactation.
Nitrofurantoin and other agents are actively transported into human and rodent milk. The purpose of this study was to determine whether nitrofurantoin active transport across mammary epithelia occursExpand
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Formation and efflux of ATP-binding cassette transporter substrate 2,4-dinitrophenyl-S-glutathione from cultured human term placental villous tissue fragments.
Upon exposure to 1-chloro-2,4-dinitrobenzene (CDNB), the human placental tissue forms its glutathione conjugate 2,4-dinitrophenyl-S-glutathione (DNP-SG). The purpose of this study was to investigateExpand
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Role of placental ATP-binding cassette (ABC) transporters in antiretroviral therapy during pregnancy.
  • A. Gulati, P. Gerk
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of pharmaceutical sciences
  • 1 July 2009
Highly active anti-retroviral therapy (HAART) is used to treat HIV-infected patients and involves administration of multiple antiretroviral drugs acting at different steps of the HIV life cycle. InExpand
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