Because new compounds exhibiting specific anti-acetylcholinesterase activity are being sought as possible drug candidates for the treatment of Alzheimer's and related neurodegenerative diseases, compounds 1-18 were examined for their inhibitory activities against acetylcholinesterase and butyrylcholinesterase.
What does AChES stand for?
AChES stands for Acetylcholinesterase (synaptic form, biochemistry)
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- Association for Christian Higher Education in Australia (est. 1995)
- Association of Caribbean Higher Education Administrators (University of the West Indies; Jamaica)
- Automated Clearing House Electronic Funds Transfer
- Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitor
- Asian Christian Higher Education Institute (United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia)
- American Chemical Society
- Association for Chemoreception Sciences
- Acetylcholinesterase (readthrough form, biochemistry)
- Aspirant Chemical Engineers Risibility Society (Worcester Polytechnic Institute, now defunct)
- Abdominal pain, Chest pain, Headaches, Eye problems, Sweling and/or aching in the legs and thighs (mnemonic for side effects of the birth control pill)
- Advocacy Committee for Human Experimentation Survivors
- American College of Healthcare Executives Student Association (James Madison University; Virginia)
- Allowable Continuous Heat Exposure Time
- Albany County Hockey Facility (New York)
- Alberta Children Hospital Foundation (Canada)
- Alberta Community HIV Fund (Canada)
- Alternating Current High-Frequency (welding)
- America's Clogging Hall of Fame (est. 1981)
- Athens-Clarke Heritage Foundation (Athens, GA)
- Athens County Habitat for Humanity (Ohio)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The aqueous extract strongly inhibited acetylcholinesterase (AchE) in an in vitro microassay, an effect ascribable mainly to serpentine ([IC.
Anticholinergic medications taken in addition to an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor in patients with Alzheimer's disease may have deleterious effects on acetylcholinesterase inhibitor therapy, suggested Ching-ju Lu and Dr.
Phenserine is a highly selective, reversible acetylcholinesterase inhibitor which may offer an alternative to drugs currently marketed for Alzheimer's Disease.
Like other therapies currently on the market, Reminyl boosts the levels of acetylcholine in the brain by blocking the action of the enzyme acetylcholinesterase.
Estrogen replacement therapy appears to enhance the cognitive gains associated with the acetylcholinesterase inhibitor donepezil for some women with Alzheimer's disease, Dr.
The drugs, known as acetylcholinesterase inhibitors, block an enzyme involved in controlling the activity of a nerve message chemical.