lanreotide

Known as: naphthalenyl-cyclo(cysteinyl-tyrosyl-tryptophyl-lysyl-valyl-cysteinyl)threoninamide, 2-naphthylalanyl-cyclo(cysteinyl-tyrosyl-tryptophyl-lysyl-valyl-cysteinyl)-threoninamide, Nal-cyclo(Cys-Tyr-Trp-Lys-Val-Cys)Thr-NH2 
A synthetic cyclic octapeptide analogue of somatostatin. Lanreotide binds to somatostatin receptors (SSTR), specifically SSTR-2 and also to SSTR-5… (More)
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Many patients with acromegaly do not achieve biochemical control despite receiving high doses of the first-generation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND & AIMS Therapy for polycystic liver is invasive, expensive, and has disappointing long-term results. Treatment with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE Somatostatin analogs and interferon alfa control hormone-active/functional neuroendocrine gastroenteropancreatic tumors… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
A protein required to localize mitochondria to Drosophila nerve terminals has been identified genetically. Photoreceptors mutant… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND The somatostatin analogues lanreotide and octreotide have previously been shown to be effective in controlling… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE:Somatostatin analogs are the first-line drugs for controlling hormone-mediated symptoms of carcinoid tumors… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Investigation of events committing cells to death revealed that a concealed NH2-terminal epitope of the pro-apoptotic protein Bak… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
A novel neuropeptide which stimulates adenylate cyclase in rat anterior pituitary cell cultures was isolated from ovine… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The regulatory domain of protein kinase C contains an amino acid sequence between residues 19 and 36 that resembles a substrate… (More)
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