Accession Number : AD1048405


Title :   Metformin Therapy for Fanconis Anemia


Descriptive Note : Technical Report,01 Aug 2016,31 Jul 2017


Corporate Author : Oregon Health and Science University Portland United States


Personal Author(s) : Grompe, Markus


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1048405.pdf


Report Date : 01 Aug 2017


Pagination or Media Count : 7


Abstract : This award pertains to the treatment of the inherited bone marrow failure syndrome Fanconis Anemia. Specifically, the commonly used diabetes drug metformin will be tested by itself and in combination with the current standard of care, anabolic steroids.


Descriptors :   anemias , genetic disorders , drugs , androgens , deoxyribonucleic acids


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Genetic Engineering and Molecular Biology
      Pharmacology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE