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radioprotective

Definitions

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  • adj. Pertaining to, or offering, radioprotection.
  • n. A radioprotectant.

Etymologies

radio- +‎ protective (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Ok, here's an interesting fact about the Apollo programme: the US astronauts reputedly took supplies of the radioprotective drug (now referred to as) amifostine.

    Jean Toad and swimming in space-time

  • Then he leaned forward and said in a whisper, “Honeybee venom has radioprotective action.”

    Venom

  • Poly-MVA also seems to protect cells against ischemia, and may be cardioprotective and radioprotective.

    The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com

  • Concerns over radiation exposure following industrial accidents, such as Japan's Fukushima nuclear reactors, along with the threat of terrorist attacks only adds to the growing importance of developing safer and more effective radioprotective agents.

  • While miR-125a and miR-189 had a radioprotective effect, miR-127 and let-7g enhanced radiosensitivity in human endothelial cells.

    BioMed Central - Latest articles

  • Wine may offer radioprotective effect for breast cancer patients

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

  • V. 38 (5) P. 607 - Pharmacological and radioprotective properties of some gamma-pyrone derivatives (flavonons and flavonols).

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  • V. 38 (5) P. 607 Pharmacological and radioprotective properties of some gamma-pyrone derivatives (flavonons and flavonols).

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  • A radioprotective drug that can be deployed as a preventative (prophylactic) agent has to be capable of mitigating or reversing the deleterious effects of radiation while meeting a very high threshold of safety and tolerability.

    Health News from Medical News Today

  • Onconova Therapeutics, Inc. announced the successful completion of the first dose cohort of a Phase I clinical trial of its novel radioprotective drug ON 01210.

    Health News from Medical News Today

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