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Asparaginase (EC, USAN) or Colaspase (BAN) is an enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of asparagine to aspartic acid. Asparaginases are enzymes ...

Asparaginase - Drug Information - Chemocare


(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 all ...

Asparaginase (Crisantaspase, Erwinase) | Cancer Research UK


Oct 14, 2015 ... Read about the cancer treatment drug asparaginase, including what it is, how it works and possible side effects.

L-Asparaginase For Dogs + Cats | Chemotherapy Treatment For Pets


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.

Use of L-asparaginase in acute lymphoblastic leukemia - NCBI


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.

Elspar, L Asparaginase (asparaginase) dosing, indications ...


Medscape - Indication-specific dosing for Elspar, L Asparaginase (asparaginase) , frequency-based adverse effects, comprehensive interactions, ...

Label - Asparaginase (Elspar), Merck and Company, Inc. - FDA


least 225 I.U. per milligram of protein and each vial contains 10,000 I.U. of asparaginase and 80 mg of mannitol, an inactive ingredient, as a sterile, white ...

The Molecular Perspective: l-Asparaginase - The Oncologist


Our own enzyme uses glutamine to provide the amine instead of ammonia. l- Asparaginase (bottom) purified from bacterial cells is used for chemotherapy.

Asparaginase: Indications, Side Effects, Warnings - Drugs.com


Easy to read patient leaflet for asparaginase. Includes indications, proper use, special instructions, precautions, and possible side effects.

L-asparaginase - CancerConnect News : CancerConnect News


Class: Chemotherapy. Generic Name: Asparaginase (a-SPARE-a-ji-naze), L- asparaginase, Erwinia L-asparaginase. Trade Name: Elspar®, Kidrolase®.

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Elspar (Asparaginase): Side Effects, Interactions, Warning, Dosage ...


Elspar (asparaginase) contains the enzyme L-asparagine amidohydrolase, type EC-2, derived from Escherichia coli. Elspar activity is expressed in terms of ...

Definition of asparaginase - NCI Drug Dictionary - National Cancer ...


Asparaginase hydrolyzes L-asparagine to L-aspartic acid and ammonia in leukemic cells, resulting in the depletion of asparagine, inhibition of protein synthesis, ...

L-asparaginase treatment in acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a focus ...


Sep 7, 2010 ... Extensive clinical data have shown that intensive asparaginase treatment improves clinical outcomes in childhood ALL. Three asparaginase ...