"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.
Andrographis paniculata Diterpenoids Protect against Radiation-Induced Transformation in BALB/3T3 Cells. Radiat Res. 2017 07; 188(1):66-74.
Protection from Radiation-Induced Pulmonary Fibrosis by Peripheral Targeting of Cannabinoid Receptor-1. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2015 Oct; 53(4):555-62.
Metformin exhibits radiation countermeasures efficacy when used alone or in combination with sulfhydryl containing drugs. Radiat Res. 2014 May; 181(5):464-70.
Protection from radiation-induced apoptosis by the radioprotector amifostine (WR-2721) is radiation dose dependent. Cell Biol Toxicol. 2014 Feb; 30(1):55-66.
Manganese superoxide dismutase interacts with a large scale of cellular and mitochondrial proteins in low-dose radiation-induced adaptive radioprotection. Free Radic Biol Med. 2012 Nov 15; 53(10):1838-47.
Oxidative stress imaging in live animals with techniques based on electron paramagnetic resonance. Radiat Res. 2012 Apr; 177(4):514-23.
Mg ATP and antioxidants augment the radioprotective effect of surfactant copolymers. Health Phys. 2011 Dec; 101(6):731-8.
SOD2-mediated effects induced by WR1065 and low-dose ionizing radiation on micronucleus formation in RKO human colon carcinoma cells. Radiat Res. 2011 Jan; 175(1):57-65.
Amifostine metabolite WR-1065 disrupts homologous recombination in mammalian cells. Radiat Res. 2010 Feb; 173(2):175-83.
Oral PEG 15-20 protects the intestine against radiation: role of lipid rafts. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2009 Dec; 297(6):G1041-52.