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Quinolinic Acid Summary

Description: A metabolite of tryptophan with a possible role in neurodegenerative disorders. Elevated CSF levels of quinolinic acid are correlated with the severity of neuropsychological deficits in patients who have AIDS.

Also Known As: Quinolinic Acid, Copper(2+) Salt; Quinolinic Acid, Disodium Salt; Quinolinic Acid, Strontium Salt; Quinolinate; 2,3-Pyridinedicarboxylic acid

Networked: 552 relevant articles (23 outcomes, 49 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Quinolinic Acid is Relevant

  1. Huntington Disease (Huntington's Disease) : 7 outcomes 17 studies in 164 results
  2. Seizures (Seizure) : 6 outcomes 5 studies in 96 results
  3. Body Weight (Weight, Body) : 4 outcomes 1 study in 9 results
  4. Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) : 1 outcome 4 studies in 19 results
  5. Nervous System Diseases (Neurological Disorders) : 1 outcome 1 study in 12 results
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Drugs Related to Quinolinic Acid

  1. Kynurenine
  2. N-Methylaspartate (NMDA)
  3. Tryptophan (L-Tryptophan)
  4. salicylhydroxamic acid (SHAM)
  5. Catalase
  6. Neurotoxins
  7. Dizocilpine Maleate (Dizocilpine)
  8. Magnesium
  9. Carbon Monoxide
  10. Minocycline (Cyclops)
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Therapies Related to Quinolinic Acid

  1. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
  2. Transplants (Transplant)
  3. Injections
  4. Intraperitoneal Injections
  5. Homologous Transplantation (Allograft)
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