The drug 13-cis-retinoic acid has been used in high doses to treat children with the disease for the last 10 years.
What does c-RA stand for?
c-RA stands for 13-cis-retinoic acid
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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.
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.
not involving RAR and RXR), as well as the reported effect of 13-cis-retinoic acid on spatial memory learning.
This chapter is dense and goes into detail on the interactions of retinoids with the cell signalling pathways, the actions on growth factors and cytokines (including interferons whose successful action in the chemoprevention of head and neck carcinoma along with 13-cis-retinoic acid has been investigated).
Amanda Nelson, also from the Penn State group looked further into the question of how 13-cis-retinoic acid (13-cis-RA) causes sebaceous gland atrophy.