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A major challenge in administering 13-cis-retinoic acid is that it only comes in capsule form.
The drug 13-cis-retinoic acid has been used in high doses to treat children with the disease for the past 10 years.
The commonly used cancer drug 13-cis-retinoic acid (also used to treat severe acne) prevents hippocampus cells from dividing, according to a 2004 study led by J.
The patents describe methods of using 13-Cis-Retinoic Acid to treat three different medical conditions: 1) benign prostatic hyperplasia and other benign prostate conditions; 2) plantar and palmar fibrosis (Dupuytren's contracture); and 3) musculoskeletal and connective tissue inflammations including osteoarthritis and associated articular and periarticular inflammations, and non-articular Rheumatism.
Joe's health began to improve when he was put forward for a clinical trial run by the Northern Institute for Cancer Research at Newcastle University which investigated the treatment of neuroblastoma with the drug 13-cis-retinoic acid, which plays a key role in preventing the cancer from returning following surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy.
Effects of 13-cis-retinoic acid, all-trans-retinoic acid, and acitretin on the proliferation, lipid synthesis and keratin expression of cultured human sebocytes in vitro.
The drug 13-cis-retinoic acid has been used in high doses to treat children with the disease for the last 10 years.
From the 1980s it was found that treating acne orally with 13-cis-retinoic acid (isotretinoin) during certain stages of pregnancy was dangerous, potentially causing cleft palate, heart defects, a disordered central nervous system and missing ears.