Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for priority review the company s new drug application (NDA) for the potential use of tolvaptan for the treatment of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD).
What does AD stand for?
AD stands for Autosomal Dominant (genetics; dominant gene on one of the 23 pairs of autosomes)
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We have 84 other meanings of AD in our Acronym Attic
- autodestruct (syringe)
- Autodistribution (French automotive parts distributor)
- Autogenic Drainage (respiratory physiology)
- Autograph Document
- Automated Data
- Automatic Damper
- Automatic Depressurization
- Automatic Differentiation
- Automatic Distribution (US DoD)
- Autonomous Domain
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Among the topics are transplant renal biopsies, the diagnostic electron microscopy of nerve, cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencyphalopathy, Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, occupational and environmental lung disease, and virology.
Our study shows some of the earliest known brain changes in autosomal dominant AD mutation carriers," Dr.
00 Hardcover Nephrology research and clinical development RC902 Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease is the cause of renal failure in five to ten percent of patients receiving dialysis or kidney transplantation.
1) The case for the CDKs is particularly complex, with 9 genes mutated in nephronophthisis, 12 in Bardet-Biedl syndrome, at least 3 in MCKD, and at least 4 in autosomal dominant and recessive polycystic kidney disease (PKD), while the list is destined to expand unpredictably.
Consequently, transmission appears to be autosomal dominant because recombination occurs, but it is more correctly termed pseudo-autosomal dominant.
In most instances, VWD is autosomal dominant, and VIII and IX deficiency are sex-linked recessives that appear in the "hemizygous" state.