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aldose

[′al‚dōs]
(organic chemistry)
A class of monosaccharide sugars; the molecule contains an aldehyde group.
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A positive correlation could be drawn between the aldose reductase inhibitory activity and the presence of steroidal saponins in the mixture.
Supplementation with vanadyl sulfate has been shown to reduce fasting glucose and glycosylated hemoglobin (86-88) In diabetic rats, treatment with sodium orthovanadate reversed the increased activity of polyol pathway enzymes aldose reductase and sorbitol dehydrogenase, the accumulation of sorbitol and fructose in the diabetic lens, and blood glucose and glycosylated hemoglobin levels.
Efficacy and safety of aldose reductase inhibitor for the treatment of diabetic cardiovascular autonomic neuropathy: systematic review and meta-analysis.
Srivastava next investigated whether aldose reductase inhibitors could reduce the asthma-like symptoms of mice exposed to ragweed extract, a well-established clinical model mimicking the allergic airway inflammation that commonly leads to asthma in humans.
But on a more immediate and practical level, diabetics still have unavoidably large changes in blood glucose, and drugs to reduce levels of sorbitol by inhibiting the aldose reductase enzyme are viewed as a simpler, more effective way to achieve the same result.
Inhibition of human lens aldose reductase by flavonoids, sulindac and indomethacin.
their inhibitory activities for rat lens aldose reductase.
Using cell culture and laboratory mouse experiments, the researchers showed that the enzyme, aldose reductase, is essential to a process known as goblet cell metaplasia that is seen in both asthma and COPD.
8] Ruiter A The Browning Reaction of Glycolic Aldehydes with Amino-Ethanol III: Renewed Investigations on the Structure of a Reaction Product and Comparison with Aldose Amino-Ethanol Browning.
Diallyl sulfide protects against N-nitrosodiethylamine-induced liver tumorigenesis:role of aldose reductase.
Effect of nandrolone on expression of aldose reductase (AKB1B1) and carbonyl reductase 1 (CBR1)