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Pyruvaldehyde (Methylglyoxal) Summary

Description: An organic compound used often as a reagent in organic synthesis, as a flavoring agent, and in tanning. It has been demonstrated as an intermediate in the metabolism of acetone and its derivatives in isolated cell preparations, in various culture media, and in vivo in certain animals.

Also Known As: Methylglyoxal; Pyruvic Aldehyde; Aldehyde, Pyruvic; Acetylformaldehyde; Oxopropanal Show All >>

Networked: 430 relevant articles (10 outcomes, 55 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Pyruvaldehyde is Relevant

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 2 outcomes 10 studies in 51 results
  2. Neuroblastoma : 1 outcome 4 studies in 8 results
  3. Insulin Resistance : 1 outcome 3 studies in 21 results
  4. Inflammation : 1 outcome 3 studies in 20 results
  5. Diabetic Nephropathies (Diabetic Nephropathy) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 14 results
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Drugs Related to Pyruvaldehyde

  1. Copper
  2. Catechin (Z 7300)
  3. 1- (5- hydroxy- 3- methyl- 1- phenyl- 1H- pyrazol- 4- yl)- 6- methyl- 1,3- dihydrofuro(3,4- c)pyridine- 7- ol
  4. vescalagin
  5. salvin
  6. Proteins (Proteins, Gene)
  7. Glucose (Dextrose)
  8. 3-deoxyglucosone
  9. Glyoxal (Ethanedial)
  10. Advanced Glycosylation End Products
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Therapies Related to Pyruvaldehyde

  1. Immunomodulation
  2. Peritoneal Dialysis
  3. Subcutaneous Injections
  4. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  5. Carbohydrate-Restricted Diet (Low Carbohydrate Diet)
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