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medroxyprogesterone acetate

Known as: (6 alpha)-17-(Acetoxy)-6-methylpregn-4-ene-3,20-dione, 6?-Methyl-17?-hydroxyprogesterone acetate, 17?-hydroxy-6?-methylprogesterone acetate 
A synthetic progestin that is derived from 17-hydroxyprogesterone. It is a long-acting contraceptive that is effective both orally or by… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Hydroxyethyl starch (HES) [corrected] is widely used for fluid resuscitation in intensive care units (ICUs), but its… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
  • A. Wolfe
  • Microbiology and Molecular Biology Reviews
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 22024981
SUMMARY To succeed, many cells must alternate between life-styles that permit rapid growth in the presence of abundant nutrients… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
A new palladium-catalyzed arylation process based on C-H activation has been developed. The utilization of pyridine-containing… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
GPR41 and GPR43 are related members of a homologous family of orphan G protein-coupled receptors that are tandemly encoded at a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
CONTEXT Despite decades of accumulated observational evidence, the balance of risks and benefits for hormone use in healthy… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
CONTEXT Observational studies have found lower rates of coronary heart disease (CHD) in postmenopausal women who take estrogen… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Cyclooxygenases 1 and 2 (COX-1 and COX-2) are key enzymes in prostaglandin biosynthesis and the target enzymes for the widely… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The prostaglandin endoperoxide H synthase isoform 2, cyclooxygenase 2 (COX-2), is induced at high levels in migratory and other… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Primary cultures of rat thyroid cells were made in medium supplemented with 0.1--0.5% calf serum and containing six hormones or… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
abstract Measurements of ground motion generated by nuclear explosions in Nevada were made for 37 locations near San Francisco… Expand
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