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RO 31-8959 [2 records]

Record 1 2006-08-30

English

Subject field(s)
  • Medication
CONT

Saquinavir is a protease inhibitor. Protease inhibitors are a class of anti-HIV drugs that work by blocking a part of HIV called protease. When protease is blocked, or inhibited, HIV makes copies of itself that can't infect new cells.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Médicaments
CONT

Le saquinavir, dont les noms commerciaux sont Invirase et Fortovase, est un inhibiteur de la protéase, un type de médicament antirétroviral. Invirase et Fortovase sont deux formulations différentes du même médicament (saquinavir).

Spanish

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Record 2 1996-10-31

English

Subject field(s)
  • Medication
CONT

A HIV-infected cell culture was treated with the specific HIV proteinase inhibitor Ro 31-8959 for three months to analyse the antiviral effect and possible cytotoxicity of the drug in long-term treatment.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Médicaments
CONT

Les inhibiteurs sont aujourd'hui entrés dans une phase de développement clinique: Hoffman-La Roche effectue un essai de phase I/II avec son produit (RO 31-8959) auprès des malades du sida en Grande-Bretagne et en France.

Spanish

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