Asparaginase (EC 220.127.116.11, USAN) or Colaspase (BAN) is an enzyme that
catalyzes the hydrolysis of asparagine to aspartic acid. Asparaginases are
(a-SPARE-a-ji-naze). Trade names: Elspar<sup>®</sup>, Kidrolase<sup>®</sup> Other names: L-
asparaginase, Erwinia L-asparaginase. Chemocare.com uses generic names in
Elspar (asparaginase) contains the enzyme L-asparagine amidohydrolase, type
EC-2, derived from Escherichia coli. Elspar activity is expressed in terms of ...
Pol Arch Med Wewn. 2008 Nov;118(11):664-9. Use of L-asparaginase in acute
lymphoblastic leukemia: recommendations of the Polish Adult Leukemia Group.
FDA Approves Chemotherapeutic Enzyme L-Asparaginase ... dexamethasone, l-
asparaginase, and/or methotrexate may improve the outcome of T-lineage ALL.
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L-Asparaginase is a chemotherapy drug used in veterinary medicine to help treat
cats and dogs that are suffering from certain types of cancers like lymphoma.
Easy to read patient leaflet for asparaginase. Includes indications, proper use,
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Our own enzyme uses glutamine to provide the amine instead of ammonia. l-
Asparaginase (bottom) purified from bacterial cells is used for chemotherapy.
I.U.B.: 18.104.22.168. C.A.S.: 9015-98-3. Enzymatic Reaction (image will open in a new
window). Asparaginase catalyzes the hydrolysis of L-asparagine to produce ...