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Dendrimers (Dendrons) Summary

Description: Tree-like, highly branched, polymeric compounds. They grow three-dimensionally by the addition of shells of branched molecules to a central core. The overall globular shape and presence of cavities gives potential as drug carriers and CONTRAST AGENTS.

Also Known As: Dendrons; Dendrimer; Dendritic Compounds; Dendritic Polymers; Compound, Dendritic Show All >>

Networked: 693 relevant articles (49 outcomes, 109 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Dendrimers is Relevant

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 29 outcomes 48 studies in 350 results
  2. Infection : 3 outcomes 5 studies in 27 results
  3. Thrombosis (Thrombus) : 2 outcomes in 4 results
  4. Glioma (Gliomas) : 1 outcome 6 studies in 20 results
  5. Breast Neoplasms (Breast Cancer) : 1 outcome 5 studies in 27 results
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Drugs Related to Dendrimers

  1. Folic Acid (Vitamin M)
  2. Dendrimers (Dendrons)
  3. Doxorubicin (Adriamycin)
  4. Micelles
  5. poly(propyleneimine)
  6. Methotrexate (Mexate)
  7. Low-Molecular-Weight Heparin (Heparin, Low Molecular Weight)
  8. Polymers
  9. Drug Carriers
  10. Small Interfering RNA (siRNA)
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Therapies Related to Dendrimers

  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  2. Heterologous Transplantation (Xenotransplantation)
  3. Therapeutics
  4. Photochemotherapy (Photodynamic Therapy)
  5. Analgesia
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