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Collagen Type XVIII (Type XVIII Collagen) Summary

Description: A non-fibrillar collagen found in BASEMENT MEMBRANE. The C-terminal end of the alpha1 chain of collagen type XVIII contains the ENDOSTATIN peptide, which can be released by proteolytic cleavage.

Also Known As: Type XVIII Collagen; Collagen Type XVIII, alpha1 Subunit; Collagen XVIII; Collagen alpha1(XVIII); Procollagen Type XVIII Show All >>

Networked: 148 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 14 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Collagen Type XVIII is Relevant

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 1 outcome 6 studies in 89 results
  2. Diabetic Nephropathies (Diabetic Nephropathy) : 1 outcome in 2 results
  3. Carcinoma (Carcinomatosis) : 2 studies in 5 results
  4. Squamous Cell Carcinoma (Epidermoid Carcinoma) : 1 study in 4 results
  5. Brain Injuries (Brain Injury) : 1 study in 4 results
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Drugs Related to Collagen Type XVIII

  1. Endostatins
  2. peptide A
  3. Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A (Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor)
  4. colligin (CBP2)
  5. Reactive Oxygen Species (Oxygen Radicals)
  6. Phosphotransferases (Kinase)
  7. Cathepsins
  8. Acetylcysteine (Siran)
  9. SB 203580
  10. cobaltous chloride (cobalt(II)chloride)
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Therapies Related to Collagen Type XVIII

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