"Radiation-Protective Agents" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Drugs used to protect against ionizing radiation. They are usually of interest for use in radiation therapy but have been considered for other, e.g. military, purposes.
- Radiation-Protective Agents
- Radiation Protectants
- Protectants, Radiation
- Radioprotective Drugs
- Drugs, Radioprotective
- Radiation-Protective Drugs
- Drugs, Radiation-Protective
- Radiation Protective Drugs
- Radioprotective Agents
- Agents, Radioprotective
- Agents, Radiation-Protective
- Agents, Radiation Protective
- Radiation Protective Agents
- Protective Agents, Radiation
- Radiation-Protective Effect
- Effect, Radiation-Protective
- Radiation Protective Effect
- Radiation-Protective Effects
- Effects, Radiation-Protective
- Radiation Protective Effects
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Radiation-Protective Agents" by people in Profiles.
Bartolini D, Tew KD, Marinelli R, Galli F, Wang GY. Nrf2-modulation by seleno-hormetic agents and its potential for radiation protection. Biofactors. 2020 Mar; 46(2):239-245.
Bartolini D, Wang Y, Zhang J, Giustarini D, Rossi R, Wang GY, Torquato P, Townsend DM, Tew KD, Galli F. A seleno-hormetine protects bone marrow hematopoietic cells against ionizing radiation-induced toxicities. PLoS One. 2019; 14(4):e0205626.
An N, Janech MG, Bland AM, Lazarchick J, Arthur JM, Kang Y. Proteomic analysis of murine bone marrow niche microenvironment identifies thioredoxin as a novel agent for radioprotection and for enhancing donor cell reconstitution. Exp Hematol. 2013 Nov; 41(11):944-56.
Lee TK, O'Brien KF, Wang W, Johnke RM, Sheng C, Benhabib SM, Wang T, Allison RR. Radioprotective effect of American ginseng on human lymphocytes at 90 minutes postirradiation: a study of 40 cases. J Altern Complement Med. 2010 May; 16(5):561-7.
El-Salamouny S, Ranwala D, Shapiro M, Shepard BM, Farrar RR. Tea, coffee, and cocoa as ultraviolet radiation protectants for the beet armyworm nucleopolyhedrovirus. J Econ Entomol. 2009 Oct; 102(5):1767-73.
Lee TK, Wang W, O'Brien KF, Johnke RM, Wang T, Allison RR, Diaz AL. Effect of North American ginseng on 137Cs-induced micronuclei in human lymphocytes: a comparison with WR-1065. Phytother Res. 2008 Dec; 22(12):1614-22.
Alderson NL, Wang Y, Blatnik M, Frizzell N, Walla MD, Lyons TJ, Alt N, Carson JA, Nagai R, Thorpe SR, Baynes JW. S-(2-Succinyl)cysteine: a novel chemical modification of tissue proteins by a Krebs cycle intermediate. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2006 Jun 01; 450(1):1-8.
Bennett CL, Lane D, Stinson T, Glatzel M, Buntzel J. Economic analysis of amifostine as adjunctive support for patients with advanced head and neck cancer: preliminary results from a randomized phase II clinical trial from Germany. Cancer Invest. 2001; 19(2):107-13.
Matsuoka LY, Wortsman J, Hollis BW. Suntanning and cutaneous synthesis of vitamin D3. J Lab Clin Med. 1990 Jul; 116(1):87-90.
Hrushesky WJ, Berestka JS, von Roemeling R, Olshefski R, Langevin TR, Potish RA, Delaney JP, Ellefson M, Schwartz S. Methylene blue protects intestinal mucosa from free radical-mediated sublethal radiation damage. Free Radic Biol Med. 1988; 5(4):207-13.