Pellagra

Known as: NIACIN DEFICIENCY PELLAGRA, Niacin deficiency, Pellagras 
A disease due to deficiency of NIACIN, a B-complex vitamin, or its precursor TRYPTOPHAN. It is characterized by scaly DERMATITIS which is often… (More)
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2009
2009
Dietary niacin deficiency, and pharmacological excesses of nicotinic acid or nicotinamide, have dramatic effects on cellular NAD… (More)
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2008
2008
NAD(+) is a substrate for many enzymes, including poly(ADP-ribose) polymerases and sirtuins, which are involved in fundamental… (More)
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2002
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2002
UNLABELLED The aim of this prospective phase II study was to evaluate the tumor response of neuroendocrine tumors to high-dose… (More)
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2002
2002
Poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase (PARP) binds to DNA single and double strand breaks and uses NAD in the synthesis of poly(ADP-ribose… (More)
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2002
2002
Cancer chemotherapy agents cause damage in the bone marrow, resulting in leukopenia during treatment and secondary cancers after… (More)
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1993
1993
The development of pellagra in a patient treated with 5-fluorouracil for malignant disease is reported. The aetiology of pellagra… (More)
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1993
1993
A new interest in the relationship between niacin and cancer has evolved from the discovery that the principal form of this… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
The skeletal spectre of the marasmic child clearly results from a lack of intake of the bulk nutrients. It can be easily and… (More)
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1981
1981
Pellagra was once a major cause of three behaviorally different mental disorders-schizophreniform, manic-depressive-like, and… (More)
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1981
1981
Twenty cases of pellagra, diagnosed on neuropathological grounds, were found amont 74 necropsy cases of chronic alcoholism… (More)
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