myo-inositol


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myo-in·o·si·tol

(in-ō'si-tōl),
1,2,3,5/4,6-Inositol; a constituent of various phosphatidylinositols and the most widely distributed form of inositol found in microorganisms, higher plants, and animals. In plants, it is found as phytic acid and as phytin; partially phosphorylated and free forms occur throughout nature and in many tissues.

myo-in·o·si·tol

(mī'ō-in-os'i-tol)
A constituent of various phosphatidylinositols and the most widely distributed form of inositol found in microorganisms, higher plants, and animals.
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Guaraldi, "Metabolic and hormonal effects of myo-inositol in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a double-blind trial," European Review for Medical and Pharmacological Sciences, vol.
1986) Total Synthesis of optically active myo-inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate.
2] Nonstandard abbreviations: AKI, acute kidney injury; GFR, glomerular filtration rate; PTEC, proximal tubular epithelial cell; NGAL, neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin; IL-18, interleukin-18; KIM-1, Kidney injury molecule-1; MIOX, myo-inositol oxygenase.
Investigators conducted a prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled trial, one of the first moderately sized trials to examine the therapeutic effects of myo-inositol in pregnant women who had a family history of type 2 diabetes (in one or both parents).
Chemoprevention of pulmonary carcinogenesis by myo-inositol.
Myo-inositol (mI) was significantly increased in the occipital gray matter in apnoeics in our study.
1 (3) myo-Inositol (5) NA > 20 scyllo-Inositol (5) NA 14.
Though the substance is not natural, it is said to be related to myo-inositol, which is found in rice and cereals.
Lithium, a mood stabilizer that has been a psychiatric staple for 30-some years, may lower myo-inositol (a component of the vitamin B complex), while olanzopine, an atypical anti-psychotic, raises N-acetylapartate levels (an amino acid), which improves neuronal functioning.
These mutants produce seed that contain normal levels of total P but a significant fraction of the phytic acid has been replaced by inorganic P or by myo-inositol phosphates containing five or fewer P esters.
Psychiatrists at King's College, London, say myo-inositol makes Down's sufferers retarded.