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Dextran Sulfate Summary

Description: Long-chain polymer of glucose containing 17-20% sulfur. It has been used as an anticoagulant and also has been shown to inhibit the binding of HIV-1 to CD4-POSITIVE T-LYMPHOCYTES. It is commonly used as both an experimental and clinical laboratory reagent and has been investigated for use as an antiviral agent, in the treatment of hypolipidemia, and for the prevention of free radical damage, among other applications.

Also Known As: Dextran Sulfate Sodium; Dextran Sulfate, Sodium; Sulfate Sodium, Dextran; Sulfate, Dextran; Sulfate, Sodium Dextran Show All >>

Networked: 1592 relevant articles (126 outcomes, 305 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Dextran Sulfate is Relevant

  1. Colitis : 83 outcomes 232 studies in 1103 results
  2. Inflammation : 15 outcomes 42 studies in 226 results
  3. Ulcerative Colitis : 12 outcomes 29 studies in 120 results
  4. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (Inflammatory Bowel Disease) : 6 outcomes 8 studies in 52 results
  5. Infection : 6 outcomes 5 studies in 61 results
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Drugs Related to Dextran Sulfate

  1. Cellulose
  2. Lipoproteins (Lipoprotein)
  3. Cytokines
  4. Peroxidase (Myeloperoxidase)
  5. rebamipide
  6. Interleukin-10 (Interleukin 10)
  7. NF-kappa B (NF-kB)
  8. Carrageenan
  9. Chondroitin Sulfates (Chondroitin Sulfate)
  10. resveratrol
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Therapies Related to Dextran Sulfate

  1. Oral Administration
  2. Blood Component Removal (Apheresis)
  3. Plasmapheresis
  4. Microspheres (Microsphere)
  5. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
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