2-aminoethanethiol

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2-aminoethanethiol

[¦tü ə¦mē·nō‚eth·ən¦eth·ē‚ȯl]
(pharmacology)
C2H7NS Crystals having a disagreeable odor and a melting point of 97-98.5°C; used in radiation sickness therapy.
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Though recent gene sequencing technology has added an alternative tool for diagnosis (15), the biochemical assay remains the benchmark for evaluating cysteamine dosage levels and compliance.
Corneal crystals in nephropathic cystinosis: natural history and treatment with cysteamine eyedrops.
Patient is on treatment with oral cysteamine 50 mg/kg QID, Pottasium citrate, Calcitriol, Ferrous sulphate and multivitamins.
In vitro maturation media, cysteamine concentration and glutathione level affect blstocysts development in mouse.
It has been shown that, by adding cysteamine, cysteine, and [beta]-mercaptoethanol to maturation medium during cultivation period of porcine oocytes, the rate of embryo production could be improved (52, 53), while adding [beta]-mercaptoethanol, superoxide dismutase, or ascorbic acid to the bovine oocytes maturation medium had no positive effect on subsequent development (54).
Two Mechanisms of Antimutagenicity of the Aminothiols Cysteamine and WR-1065 in Saccha romyces cerevisiae.
The influence of trehalose, taurine, cysteamine and hyaluronan on ram semen Microscopic and oxidative stress parameters after freeze-thawing process.
Results of these studies support the use of ophthalmic cysteamine as an effective treatment of corneal cystine crystals.
Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") seeking approval to market its investigational drug candidate, Cysteamine Bitartrate Delayed- release Capsules (RP103), for the potential treatment of nephropathic cystinosis.
With the launch of a new clinical trial supported by the National Institutes of Health, researchers are working to determine whether treating children diagnosed with the most severe form of fatty liver disease with a drug called cysteamine will help improve the liver.