2-deoxy-d-glucose

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2-deoxy-d-glucose

 [de-ok´sĭ-gloo´kōs]
an antimetabolite of glucose with antiviral activity; it acts by inhibiting the glycosylation of glycoproteins and glycolipids; it has been investigated for treatment of herpesvirus infections.

2-deoxy-d-glucose

an antimetabolite of glucose with antiviral activity; it acts by inhibiting the glycosylation of glycoproteins and glycolipids; it has been investigated for treatment of herpesvirus infections.
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Effect of natural products on commercial oral antidiabetic drugs in enhancing 2-deoxyglucose uptake by 3T3-L1 adipocytes.
The compound also reportedly enhanced uptake of 2-deoxyglucose dose-dependently in L6 myotubes and caused increased expression of glucose transporter type 4 (GLUT4) and phosphoinositide 3-kinase (PI3K) genes suggesting that the compound can replace commercially available anti-diabetic drugs (Prabhakar and Doble, 2010).
MU: In your book you mention 2-deoxyglucose as an adjunctive treatment to the CRKD.
Use of radiolabeled 2-deoxyglucose may affect the suitability of this assay in a screening context.
Targeting cancer cell metabolism: the combination of metformin and 2-deoxyglucose induces p53-dependent apoptosis in prostate cancer cells.
The first component is a modified glucose or sugar molecule called 2-deoxyglucose (2-DG).
Called 2-deoxyglucose, it fared well in early tests but was later found in animal studies to be toxic to the heart and to increase mortality.
Insulin-like growth factor I/somatomedin C action on 2-deoxyglucose and a-amino isobutyrate uptake in chick embryo fibroblasts.
The effects of 2-deoxyglucose and amino-oxyacetic acid on the radiation response of mammalian cells in vitro.
1998, "Citric acid production from cellulose hydrolysate by 2-deoxyglucose resistant mutant strain of Aspergillus niger", Biores.
In addition, the Company has an ongoing Phase 2 clinical trial of glufosfamide in combination with gemcitabine for first-line treatment of advanced pancreatic cancer and a Phase 1 clinical trial of 2-Deoxyglucose (2DG) for treatment of solid tumors.
They showed that acrylamide is produced when asparagine, an amino acid abundant in cereals and grains, is heated above 100 C with either of two sugars, glucose or 2-deoxyglucose.