Pentosan Polysulfate

Known as: Xylan Polysulfate, Pentosane polysulfate, Pentosano polisulfato 
A semisynthetic heparin-like glucosaminoglycan. Although its mechanism of action is unknown, pentosan polysulfate may act as a buffer to control cell… (More)
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2009
2009
PURPOSE We evaluated the safety and efficacy of intravesical liposomes, a mucosal protective agent, compared to oral pentosan… (More)
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2009
2009
Prion diseases are progressive neurological disorders due to abnormal prion protein (PrP(Sc)) deposition in the central nervous… (More)
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2008
2008
Degradation of the cartilage proteoglycan aggrecan is a key early event in the development of osteoarthritis. Adamalysin with… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVES To compare the current recommended dose of pentosan polysulfate sodium (PPS) with doses two to three times higher… (More)
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2005
2005
PURPOSE In a previous retrospective analysis, cyclosporine A (CyA) was highly efficient in treating patients with interstitial… (More)
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2003
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2003
PURPOSE This pilot study was designed to evaluate the feasibility of a multicenter, randomized, clinical trial in interstitial… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVES To evaluate further the intravesical potassium sensitivity test (PST) as an indicator of the epithelial leak of… (More)
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2001
2001
HIV-1 Tat protein, released from HIV-infected cells, may act as a pleiotropic heparin-binding growth factor. From this… (More)
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1994
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1994
THE infectious agent (or 'prion') of the transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSEs) such as scrapie resembles a virus in… (More)
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1991
1991
A neoangiogenic response is critical for the unrestricted growth of solid tumors beyond a few millimeters in diameter. Release of… (More)
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