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Penicillamine

Known as: D Penicillamine, (S)-2-amino-3-mercapto-3-methylbutanoic acid, D-Valine, 3-mercapto- 
A beta dimethyl analog of the amino acid cysteine. As a degradation product of penicillin antibiotics, penicillamine chelates with heavy metals and… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Rheumatoid arthritis occurs in approximately 1% of the adult population and is associated with progressive joint destruction… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The reactivities of glutathione, cysteine, cysteamine, penicillamine, N-acetylcysteine, dithiothreitol and captopril with… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A subset of individuals with familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (FALS) possesses dominantly inherited mutations in the gene… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Human neutrophils have been labeled in 1-O-alkyl-phosphatidylcholine (alkyl-PC) with 32P by incubation with alkyl-[32P]lysoPC… Expand
Review
1987
Review
1987
We describe a patient with Wilson's disease who presented with neurologic disease, was treated with D-penicillamine, and suffered… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Endotoxin producing bacteria cause disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC); however, the mechanism of endotoxin action in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
We determined the incidence of exercise‐induced arterial hypoxaemia and its determinants in sixteen highly trained, healthy… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The conformationally restricted, cyclic, disulfide-containing, enkephalin analogs [2-D-penicillamine, 5-L-penicillamine… Expand
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
In a retrospective study on progressive systemic sclerosis, we compared 73 patients who had received D-penicillamine therapy for… Expand
Highly Cited
1956
Highly Cited
1956
  • J. Walshe
  • The American journal of medicine
  • 1956
  • Corpus ID: 22441853
Abstract Of the compounds currently used in the treatment of Wilson's disease BAL appears to be the most generally useful… Expand