Asparaginase, also known as crisantaspase, is an enzyme that is used as a
medication and in food manufacturing. As a medication it is used to treat acute ...
(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
Oct 14, 2015 ... This page tells you about the chemotherapy drug asparaginase and its possible
side effects. It is also called Crisantaspase and Erwinase.
Elspar (asparaginase) contains the enzyme L-asparagine amidohydrolase, type
EC-2, derived from Escherichia coli. Elspar activity is expressed in terms of ...
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.
Asparaginase hydrolyzes L-asparagine to L-aspartic acid and ammonia in
leukemic cells, resulting in the depletion of asparagine, inhibition of protein
Find patient medical information for asparaginase injection on WebMD including
its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ...
Sep 7, 2010 ... Extensive clinical data have shown that intensive asparaginase treatment
improves clinical outcomes in childhood ALL. Three asparaginase ...
Our own enzyme uses glutamine to provide the amine instead of ammonia. l-
Asparaginase (bottom) purified from bacterial cells is used for chemotherapy.
Jan 6, 2017 ... Easy to read patient leaflet for asparaginase. Includes indications, proper use,
special instructions, precautions, and possible side effects.