Succimer

Known as: Acid, meso-Dimercaptosuccinic, meso-Dimercaptosuccinic Acid, Butanedioic Acid, 2,3-Dimercapto-, (2R,3S)-rel- 
An orally active mercaptodicarboxylic acid, with heavy metal chelating activity. As a strong chelator, succimer is able to bind to heavy metals, such… (More)

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1961-2018
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
The primary inadequacy of chemotherapeutic drugs is their relative non-specificity and potential side effects to the healthy… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE We study the ability of dimercapto-succinic acid (DMSA) scintigraphy to predict the presence of dilating vesicoureteral… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Alpha-lipoic acid (LA) has been reported to be highly effective in improving the thiol capacity of the cells and in reducing lead… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Thousands of children, especially poor children living in deteriorated urban housing, are exposed to enough lead to… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Nephropathy associated with vesicoureteric reflux (VUR) and urinary tract infection can result in end-stage renal… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
This study examined whether lead-induced alterations in selected parameters that are indicative of oxidative stress accompany the… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Tri(gamma-glutamylcysteinylglycinyl)trithioarsenite (AsIII(GS)3) is formed in cells and is a more potent mixed-type inhibitor of… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND The general belief about the relation between risk of renal sequelae after pyelonephritis and age is that infants are… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Seventy six children, 18 boys and 58 girls, aged 0-15.9 (median 1.0) years, with acute pyelonephritis were prospectively studied… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
99mTechnetium dimercaptosuccinic acid (DMSA) scintigraphy is the imaging modality of choice for the detection of acute… (More)
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