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Chemical Dextran Sulfate

Name Dextran Sulfate
CAS Type 1 Name Dextran, hydrogen sulfate
Equivalent Terms Dextran Sulfate Sodium | Dextran Sulfate, Sodium | Sodium Dextran Sulfate | Sulfate, Dextran | Sulfate Sodium, Dextran | Sulfate, Sodium Dextran
CAS Registry Number 9042-14-2
Definition 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.
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MeSH® ID D016264
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ChemicalsCarbohydrates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Polysaccharides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Glucans Has associated genes Has associated diseases Dextrans Has associated genes Has associated diseases Dextran Sulfate Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Dextran Sulfate Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  doxivenil gel
  hydrodextran sulfate
  Retrogen D