Mizoribine reduces urinary protein excretion in rats given puromycin aminonucleoside.


Mizoribine (MZR), a purine nucleoside antibiotic, is an effective immunosuppressive agent that prevents rejection reactions after kidney transplantation in humans. The present study was performed to examine the effect of MZR on nephrosis produced in rats given puromycin aminonucleoside (PAN). Urinary protein excretion in rats injected with PAN and MZR (PAN… (More)