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Descriptor English:   Dextran Sulfate 
Descriptor Spanish:   Sulfato de Dextran 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Sulfato de Dextrana 
Synonyms English:   Dextran Sulfate Sodium
Dextran Sulfate, Sodium
Sodium Dextran Sulfate
Sulfate Sodium, Dextran
Sulfate, Dextran
Sulfate, Sodium Dextran  
Tree Number:   D09.698.365.272.300
Definition English:   Long-chain polymer of glucose containing 17-20% sulfur. It has been used as an anticoagulant and also has been shown to inhibit the binding of HIV-1 to CD4-POSITIVE T-LYMPHOCYTES. It is commonly used as both an experimental and clinical laboratory reagent and has been investigated for use as an antiviral agent, in the treatment of hypolipidemia, and for the prevention of free radical damage, among other applications. 
History Note English:   91 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AA analogs & derivatives
AN analysis AI antagonists & inhibitors
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CS chemical synthesis CH chemistry
CL classification EC economics
HI history IM immunology
IP isolation & purification ME metabolism
PK pharmacokinetics PD pharmacology
PO poisoning RE radiation effects
ST standards SD supply & distribution
TU therapeutic use TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure UR urine
Record Number:   28909 
Unique Identifier:   D016264 

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