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(Science: pharmacology) Any power, principle or substance capable of producing an effect, whether physical, chemical or biological.

Origin: L. Agens = acting

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Re: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???

... Iversen PL, Bavari S, Muhlberger E. VP35 Knockdown Inhibits Ebola Virus Amplification and Protects against Lethal Infection in Mice. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2006 Mar;50(3):984-93. Phosphorodiamidate morpholino oligomers (PMO) are a class of uncharged single-stranded DNA analogs modified ...

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by jonmoulton
Mon Sep 15, 2014 3:04 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???
Replies: 2
Views: 484

Newbie question about the first life

... remembered vaguely something I read and then I made up the idea. Anyway, it looks like now everybody assumes that all mitochondria were once free agents. They also say now that chloroplasts, too, were pre-existing, free-swimming creatures that ended up inside cells as "endosymbionts". ...

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by piscilactovegetarian
Fri Feb 28, 2014 12:10 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Newbie question about the first life
Replies: 14
Views: 10541

G.I. Problems from Antibiotic Use

... parenterally administered antibiotics, especially those with enterohepatic circulation, are similar to rates associated with orally administered agents. http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMcp011603 Diarrhea occurs in approximately 5 to 10 percent of patients who are treated with ampicillin...and ...

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by boron
Wed Nov 13, 2013 8:05 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: G.I. Problems from Antibiotic Use
Replies: 11
Views: 4290

Review of exon skipping for human therapeutics

Mullard A. Make or break for first splice-modulating agents. Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2013 Oct 31;12(11):813-5. doi: 10.1038/nrd4151. No abstract available. http://www.nature.com/nrd/journal/v12/n11/full/nrd4151.html This is an interest ...

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by jonmoulton
Mon Nov 04, 2013 8:51 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Review of exon skipping for human therapeutics
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Views: 927


... on basic properties of cancers Well research has already found experimental evidence for all those properties of cancers and the drugs and bio-agents that I am proposing treating cancers with. I assume you are unfamiliar with many of those findings? I know I wasn't familiar with them all when ...

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by PeterDow
Wed Oct 30, 2013 3:02 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
Replies: 9
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