Neopterin

Known as: 2-Amino-6-(1,2,3-trihydroxypropyl)-4(3H)-pteridinone, 4(1H)-Pteridinone, 2-Amino-6-(1,2,3-Trihydroxypropyl)-, Neopterin [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A pteridine that is a metabolite of guanine triphosphate (GTP) and a precursor for biopterin. Neopterin is released from interferon-gamma (IFNg… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVES Aging is associated with an increased frequency of abnormal immune system function, which may cause infections… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Increased amounts of neopterin are produced by human monocytes/macrophages upon stimulation with the cytokine interferon-y… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Increased neopterin concentrations in body fluids are found in diseases associated with activated, cell-mediated immunity… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We previously demonstrated the presence of advanced oxidation protein products (AOPP), a novel marker of oxidative stress in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Evidence suggests an imbalance between antioxidant and oxidant-generating systems resulting in oxidative stress in uremic… (More)
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Review
1994
Review
1994
There is now some evidence that major depression may be accompanied by an immune response. The latter condition is suggested by… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
The accumulated knowledge about the organization and function of the human immune system contributes to a better understanding of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
This study was designed to examine cytokine production in a group of 22 well-trained runners covering a distance of 20 km within… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We investigated serum neopterin, tryptophan, and kynurenine concentrations in 23 HIV-1 seropositive patients (Walter Reed Stage 4… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Neopterin, a compound derived from GTP, represents a precursor molecule of biopterin that is an essential cofactor in… (More)
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