Definition of Suramin

1. Noun. A drug used to treat onchocerciasis and human sleeping sickness caused by trypanosomes ¹



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Definition of Suramin

1. a drug [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Suramin

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suprisingly
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sura
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suraddition
suradditions
surah
surahs
sural
suramin (current term)
suramins
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surbahar
surbahars
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surbate

Literary usage of Suramin

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1. Oxygen/Nitrogen Radicals and Cellular Injury edited by Kenneth B. Adler, Robert D. Devlin, Val Vallyathan (2000)
"suramin blocks agonist-growth factor receptor interactions and therefore inhibits PLD ... The effect of suramin was specific for DPV-induced PLD activation, ..."

2. A Lifelong Passion: Nicholas and Alexandra: Their Own Story by Andrei Maylunas (2005)
"suramin (30 to 300 microM) inhibited the ATP-activated current in a dose-dependent manner. ... suramin also suppressed the current activated by adenosine ..."

3. The Journal of Comparative Pathology and Therapeutics (1888)
"... with suramin (BP). These workers found that a single dose of Ethidium ... \vith suramin: moreover, when compounded with suramin comparatively much ..."

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