Ciglitazone - definition of Ciglitazone by The Free Dictionary
thiazolidinedione (redirected from Ciglitazone)
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Any of a class of drugs that decrease insulin resistance and are used to treat type 2 diabetes.
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The effect of pioglitazone, ciglitazone
and englitazone (members of insulin-sensitizing thiazolidinedione derivatives) on 3T3 cells (Szalkowski et al.
2006) and the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-[gamma] ligand ciglitazone
(Chen and Harrison 2005), both xenobiotics that induce NF-[kappa]B activation, have been shown to include p65 phosphorylation.
Similar expression pattern was observed after treatment of ciglitazone
to porcine satellite cells by Singh et al.