nephropathic


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neph·ro·path·ic

(nef'rō-path'ik),
Causing organic renal disease or impairment of renal function.
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Nephropathic cystinosis is a rare, inherited condition caused by a build up of cystine that affects every cell in the body.
Forty-seven hospitalized patients of nephropathic damages and 62 patients hospitalized for disorders other than nephropathy were analyzed for serum OTA in Tunisia.
13 Considering our results, significant difference in blood glucose level as well as other diabetic nephropathic parameters between the diabetic and alphatocopherol-treated diabetic mice confirm that vitamin E does extend a clear protective action against streptozotocin-induced diabetic nephropathy.
Biopharmaceutical company Raptor Pharmaceutical Corp (Nasdaq:RPTP) announced on Thursday the approval by the European Commission (EC) of PROCYSBI gastro-resistant hard capsules of cysteamine (as mercaptamine bitartrate), as an orphan medicinal product for the treatment of proven nephropathic cystinosis for marketing in the European Union (EU).
The company said the FDA's decision on its New Drug Application for RP103 (PROCYSBI) for the potential treatment of nephropathic cystinosis would be delayed by three months.
Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") seeking approval to market its investigational drug candidate, Cysteamine Bitartrate Delayed- release Capsules (RP103), for the potential treatment of nephropathic cystinosis.
However, few studies reported low prevalence of retinopathy among nephropathic patients, (37,38) but their results were not as low as in the present study.
Raptor currently has product candidates in clinical development to treat nephropathic cystinosis, non-alcoholic steatohepatitis ("NASH"), Huntington's Disease ("HD"), and aldehyde dehydrogenase ("ALDH2") deficiency.
According to the WHO life quality questionnaire, QOL is negatively affected in diabetic nephropathic patients with microalbuminuria (32).