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therapeutic

1. Pertaining to therapeutics or to the art of healing.

2. (Science: pharmacology) compounds that are used to treat specific diseases or medical conditions.

3. Curative.

Origin: Gr. Therapeutikos = inclined to serve


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Xenobiotic Agents for Biofilm Prevention and Treatment

... above, that are involved in the inherent resistance to antimicrobials of bacteria within biofilms. Therefore, our goal is to develop a novel therapeutic agent that incorporates plans for combatting each of these resistance mechanisms in the context of a single synthetic molecule.

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by bioCassie
Tue Mar 03, 2015 5:38 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Xenobiotic Agents for Biofilm Prevention and Treatment
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Exp. antisense treatment for Pompe disease

Here's a nice preclinical report of antisense as a potential therapeutic. Antisense Oligonucleotide-mediated Suppression of Muscle Glycogen Synthase 1 Synthesis as an Approach for Substrate Reduction Therapy of Pompe Disease. Clayton NP, Nelson CA, Weeden ...

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by jonmoulton
Wed Oct 29, 2014 3:58 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Exp. antisense treatment for Pompe disease
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Re: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???

... negative-strand RNA viruses that cause up to 90% lethality in human outbreaks. There is currently no commercially available vaccine or efficacious therapeutic for any filovirus. In this study, PMO conjugated to arginine-rich cell-penetrating peptide (P-PMO) and nonconjugated PMO were assayed for ...

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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???
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... those ones and that's not my idea alone but has already been proved experimentally to work. Check out this link Clostridium novyi-NT - Potential Therapeutic Uses in Cancers BTW all tumours develop blood vessels, because they are dependant on oxygen and nutrient delivery for their huge growth. ...

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by PeterDow
Mon Oct 28, 2013 12:28 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
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My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.

... while a type H drug inhibits normal cells from dividing Some relevant links on Wikipedia Management of cancer Clostridium novyi-NT - Potential Therapeutic Uses in Cancers Obligate anaerobe Antimicrobial Hormonal therapy (oncology) Growth factor receptor inhibitor Chemotherapy

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by PeterDow
Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:14 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
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