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Investigation of the enhancing mechanism of sodium N-[8-(2-hydroxybenzoyl)amino]caprylate effect on the intestinal permeability of polar molecules utilizing a voltage clamp method.
Oral administration of sodium N-[8-(2-hydroxybenzoyl)amino]caprylate (SNAC) has been reported to increase the bioavailability of various macromolecules. The present study was aimed to study theExpand
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Backbone cyclic peptidomimetic melanocortin-4 receptor agonist as a novel orally administrated drug lead for treating obesity.
The tetrapeptide sequence His-Phe-Arg-Trp, derived from melanocyte-stimulating hormone (alphaMSH) and its analogs, causes a decrease in food intake and elevates energy utilization upon binding to theExpand
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Effect of structural and conformation modifications, including backbone cyclization, of hydrophilic hexapeptides on their intestinal permeability and enzymatic stability.
A library of 18 hexapeptide analogs was synthesized, including sub-libraries of N- or C-methylation of the parent hexapeptide Phe-Gly-Gly-Gly-Gly-Phe, as well as backbone cyclized analogs of eachExpand
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Implications on Emergence of Antimicrobial Resistance as a Critical Aspect in the Design of Oral Sustained Release Delivery Systems of Antimicrobials
PurposeTo assess the effects of the unabsorbed fraction of an orally administered antimicrobial drug which enters the colon on the emergence of resistance among the natural microflora, a phenomenonExpand
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Severe Traumatic Brain Injury and Controlled Hemorrhage in Rats: Quest for the Optimal Mean Arterial Blood Pressure After Whole Fresh Donor Blood Resuscitation
ABSTRACT Treatment of combined traumatic brain injury and hypovolemic shock poses a particular challenge due to the possible conflicting consequences. While restoring diminished volume is theExpand
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Treatment of combined traumatic brain injury and hemorrhagic shock with fractionated blood products versus fresh whole blood in a rat model
IntroductionTreatment of combined traumatic brain injury and hemorrhagic shock, poses a particular challenge due to the possible conflicting consequences. While restoring diminished volume is theExpand
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Hemispheric processing of idioms in schizophrenia and autism spectrum disorder
ABSTRACT Studies conducted on individuals with schizophrenia (SZ) and autism spectrum disorder (ASD) show that they find it difficult to comprehend figurative language, and have a tendency toExpand
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[THE PSYCHIATRIC DIAGNOSIS GUIDE - DSM-5 - INNOVATIONS AND CRITICISM].
The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) is published by the American Psychiatric Association (APA) as a guide for diagnosing psychiatric diseases and enables the alignment ofExpand
Analogues de l'hormone stimulant la melanocortine ($g(a)msh) a squelette cyclise
L'invention concerne de nouveaux peptides a squelette cyclise qui sont des analogues de l'hormone α stimulant la melanocortine (αMSH), presentant une activite agoniste du recepteur 4 de laExpand
Cyclizing Painkillers: Development of Backbone-Cyclic TAPS Analogs
Painkillers are commonly used medications. Native peptide painkillers suffer from various pharmacological disadvantages, while small molecule painkillers like morphine are highly addictive. WeExpand