anticachectic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

anti- +‎ cachectic

Adjective[edit]

anticachectic (not comparable)

  1. Inhibiting cachexia.
    • 2015 November 25, “Supplementation of Magnolol Attenuates Skeletal Muscle Atrophy in Bladder Cancer-Bearing Mice Undergoing Chemotherapy via Suppression of FoxO3 Activation and Induction of IGF-1”, in PLOS ONE[1], DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0143594:
      Our data showed that magnolol supplementation greatly reduced serum and muscle proinflammatory cytokine levels, NF-κB activation, and CRP, a biomarker of systemic inflammation [39 ], compared with that in the TGC group, suggesting that the anti-inflammatory effect of magnolol may be involved in its anticachectic activity.