Our results suggest that elevated levels of endogenous bufadienolide CTS represent a potential target for immunoneutralization in patients with preeclampsia...
So when you put this particular drug into a culture of preeclamptic placenta, it binds some stuff that the placenta is overproducing (compared to a normal placenta.) Which might, in the long run, contribute to some sort of therapy -- what we're looking for right now is something that will buy us 48 hours for steroid shots.
Information provided on this site is provided for informational purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the advice provided by your own physician or other medical professional. You should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing or treating a health problem or disorder, or prescribing any medication. The Preeclampsia Foundation presents all data as is, without any warranty of any kind, express or implied, and is not liable for its accuracy, for mistakes or omissions of any kind, nor for any loss or damage caused by a user's reliance on information obtained on the site. Professional opinions on this condition vary greatly. The Preeclampsia Foundation endorses no one course of treatment or "cure".
The Preeclampsia Foundation does not necessarily endorse any research or news found in this forum, we just want to share what is out there. Please use your own discretion to evaluate any information you find here.
1 post • Page 1 of 1
Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests