"Colchicine" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A major alkaloid from Colchicum autumnale L. and found also in other Colchicum species. Its primary therapeutic use is in the treatment of gout, but it has been used also in the therapy of familial Mediterranean fever (PERIODIC DISEASE).
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Colchicine" by people in Profiles.
Dixon DL, Patel J, Spence R, Talasaz AH, Abbate A, Wiggins BS. Select drug-drug interactions with colchicine and cardiovascular medications: A review. Am Heart J. 2022 10; 252:42-50.
Soora R, Nicandri K. Familial Mediterranean Fever: An Unusual Case Presentation. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2015 Dec; 28(6):e193-5.
Sheldon KL, Maldonado EN, Lemasters JJ, Rostovtseva TK, Bezrukov SM. Phosphorylation of voltage-dependent anion channel by serine/threonine kinases governs its interaction with tubulin. PLoS One. 2011; 6(10):e25539.
Maldonado EN, Patnaik J, Mullins MR, Lemasters JJ. Free tubulin modulates mitochondrial membrane potential in cancer cells. Cancer Res. 2010 Dec 15; 70(24):10192-201.
Karpushev AV, Ilatovskaya DV, Pavlov TS, Negulyaev YA, Staruschenko A. Intact cytoskeleton is required for small G protein dependent activation of the epithelial Na+ channel. PLoS One. 2010 Jan 21; 5(1):e8827.
Rockey DC. Current and future anti-fibrotic therapies for chronic liver disease. Clin Liver Dis. 2008 Nov; 12(4):939-62, xi.
Gangjee A, Yu J, Copper JE, Smith CD. Discovery of novel antitumor antimitotic agents that also reverse tumor resistance. J Med Chem. 2007 Jul 12; 50(14):3290-301.
Rockey DC. New therapies in hepatitis C virus and chronic liver disease: antifibrotics. Clin Liver Dis. 2006 Nov; 10(4):881-900.
Elston DM, Miller SD, Young RJ, Eggers J, McGlasson D, Schmidt WH, Bush A. Comparison of colchicine, dapsone, triamcinolone, and diphenhydramine therapy for the treatment of brown recluse spider envenomation: a double-blind, controlled study in a rabbit model. Arch Dermatol. 2005 May; 141(5):595-7.
Rockey DC. Antifibrotic therapy in chronic liver disease. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2005 Feb; 3(2):95-107.