cycloserine cycloserine

Definition(s):

  • (n) an antibiotic that is especially active against the tubercle bacillus

Usage(s):

  • Medications like D-cycloserine may simply streamline the process.

News

  • MSU research discovers crucial link between peptide levels and Alzheimers

    A team of MSU researchers might have found a crucial link between peptide levels in the brain and the escalation of Alzheimer’s disease. For the project, professor Christina Chan and MSU alumna Hirosha Geekiyanage experimented with mice, which were genetically altered to be more likely to develop symptoms of the disease. The team injected a compound called L-cycloserine into the mice and later ...
    on July 17, 2013     Source: The State News

Quotes

  • "After treatment, and then again three months later, the people who got the D-cycloserine reported less fear," Rothbaum says. "After two pills and two sessions, they were doing better than the people who got the placebo."
    on Jul 25, 2006 By: Barbara Rothbaum Source: BusinessWeek

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amalgamation amalgamation
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