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Gliosis Summary

Description: The production of a dense fibrous network of neuroglia; includes astrocytosis, which is a proliferation of astrocytes in the area of a degenerative lesion.

Also Known As: Glioses; Astrocytosis

Networked: 2280 relevant articles (47 outcomes, 141 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Gliosis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Amyloid (Amyloid Fibrils) : 4 outcomes 7 studies in 120 results : IBA
  2. Minocycline (Cyclops) : 3 outcomes 1 study in 9 results : FDA 25 Generic
  3. Melatonin : 3 outcomes 1 study in 9 results : IBA
  4. Retinaldehyde (Retinal) : 2 outcomes 13 studies in 178 results : IBA
  5. Messenger RNA (mRNA) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 58 results : IBA
  6. Hemosiderin : 1 outcome 5 studies in 34 results : IBA
  7. Kainic Acid (Kainate) : 1 outcome 4 studies in 54 results : IBA
  8. Ciliary Neurotrophic Factor (CNTF) : 1 outcome 3 studies in 9 results : IBA
  9. Lipofuscin : 1 outcome 2 studies in 20 results : IBA
  10. Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 16 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Gliosis

  1. Hydrocephalus (Hydrocephaly)
  2. Alzheimer Disease (Alzheimer's Disease)
  3. Neurodegenerative Diseases (Neurodegenerative Disease)
  4. Epilepsy (Aura)
  5. Cicatrix (Scar)
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Key Therapies for Gliosis

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  1. Transplants (Transplant) : 3 outcomes 1 study in 49 results
  2. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 1 outcome 1 study in 15 results
  3. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 1 outcome in 1 result
  4. Electrodes (Electrode) : 2 studies in 21 results
  5. Injections : 1 study in 21 results
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