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Pentamidine

Known as: P,P'-(pentamethylenedioxy)dibenzamidine, Pentamidin, 1,5-Bis(4-amidinophenoxy)pentane 
A synthetic derivative of amidine with antiprotozoal and antifungal activities. Although the precise mode of action of pentamidine is unclear, it… Expand
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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
The increasing use of polymyxins1 in addition to the dissemination of plasmid-borne colistin resistance threatens to cause a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
African trypanosomes cause sleeping sickness in humans, a disease that is typically fatal without chemotherapy. Unfortunately… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Myotonic dystrophy (DM) is a genetic disorder caused by the expression (as RNA) of expanded CTG or CCTG repeats. The alternative… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Guidelines for preventing infectious complications among hematopoietic cell transplant recipients: a global perspective 
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Treatment of many infectious diseases is under threat from drug resistance. Understanding the mechanisms of resistance is as high… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Therapeutic regimens that comprise more than one active ingredient are commonly used in clinical medicine. Despite this, most… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
  • Shyam Sundar
  • Tropical medicine & international health : TM…
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 25623920
Throughout the world, pentavalent antimonial compounds (Sb(v)) have been the mainstay of antileishmanial therapy for more than 50… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
ABSTRACT Twenty analogues of pentamidine, 7 primary metabolites of pentamidine, and 30 dicationic substituted bis-benzimidazoles… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Alamar Blue, an indicator for metabolic cell function, was evaluated as a fluorescent and as a colorimetric dye in drug… Expand
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Review
1994
Review
1994
The DNA polymerase of human herpes viruses, including cytomegalovirus (CMV), and the reverse transcriptase of human… Expand
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