potentiator


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potentiator

(pəˈtɛnʃɪˌeɪtə)
n
(Medicine) a reactant or reagent that enhances the action of a drug
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The product, which is ready for phase 2b development, is an AMPA receptor potentiator, developed for treating cognitive impairment associated with schizophrenia.
Biogen (BIIB) announced an agreement to acquire from Pfizer (PFE) a Phase 2b ready AMPA receptor potentiator for cognitive impairment associated with schizophrenia.
NYSE: PFE) PF-04958242, a first-in-class, Phase 2b ready AMPA receptor potentiator for cognitive impairment associated with schizophrenia, the company said.
Conference highlights include how GARDP are facilitating the research and development of new antibiotics, The Pew Charitable Trusts discussing SPARK; a digital platform where researchers can share data, ideas and insights to aid new antibiotic discovery, and how Oppliotech is using a systems biology approach to develop anti-bacterials via a computational network model to help identify potentiator targets.
terrestris was chosen as a possible potentiator of follicle stimulating hormone (FSH).
a biopharmaceutical company developing small molecule therapeutics to treat diseases caused by dysfunctional protein processing such as cystic fibrosis (CF), announced updates across the Companys later stage development programs in CF, including PTI-428, a cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) amplifier, PTI-801, a new generation CFTR corrector, and PTI-808, a CFTR potentiator.
Rheumatoid factor as a potentiator of anti-citrullinated protein antibody-mediated inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis.
Although the palmar eruptions are self-resolving, one report found that the use of ivacaftor, a pharmacologic potentiator of the CF transmembrane conductance regulator, in CF patients with aquagenic keratoderma resulted in decrease in both sweat chloride content and in palmar wrinkling after immersion in water.
5% Research shows that promethazine (Phenergan[R]) is a reliable potentiator of opioid analgesics.
It has created an entirely new therapeutic platform called the Potentiator which, instead of creating a new antibiotic that bacteria may quickly adapt to, aims to improve the potency and enhance the utility of many classes of existing drugs.
According to Innospec, this unique chelating agent is also effective as both a preservative potentiator and antioxidant in personal care formulations.