Chloroquine hemazoin

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    Chloroquine hemazoin


    These hematophagous organisms such as Malaria parasites (Plasmodium spp.), Rhodnius and Schistosoma digest haemoglobin and release high quantities of free heme, which is the non-protein component of hemoglobin. Heme is a prosthetic group consisting of an iron atom contained in the center of a heterocyclic porphyrin ring.

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    Interaction of hematin with the anti-malarial drug chloroquine resonance Raman spectroscopic analysis Conference Paper PDF Available January 2004 with 39 Reads How we measure 'reads' Hemozoin collects in the digestive vacuole as insoluble crystals. Chloroquine enters the red blood cell, inhabiting parasite cell, and digestive vacuole by simple diffusion. Chloroquine then becomes protonated to CQ2+, as the digestive vacuole is known to be acidic pH 4.7; chloroquine then cannot leave by diffusion. Chloroquine is the most widely used drug against malaria, except for those cases caused by chloroquine resistant Plasmodium falciparum. Although the mechanism of action is not fully understood, chloroquine is shown to inhibit the parasitic enzyme heme polymerase that converts the toxic heme into non-toxic hemazoin, thereby resulting in the.

    In malaria parasites, hemozoin is often called malaria pigment. Free heme is toxic to cells, so the parasites convert it into an insoluble crystalline form called hemozoin.

    Chloroquine hemazoin

    Mechanisms of hematin crystallization and inhibition by the., CHLOROQUINE SelfDecode Genome Analysis

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  5. A 4-aminoquinoline with antimalarial, anti-inflammatory, and potential chemosensitization and radiosensitization activities. Although the mechanism is not well understood, chloroquine is shown to inhibit the parasitic enzyme heme polymerase that converts the toxic heme into non-toxic hemazoin, thereby resulting in the accumulation of toxic heme within the parasite.

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    In this case, chloroquine could cap the end of the hemozoin crystal, preventing additional heme units from extending growth. A theoretical model of the interaction of hemozoin and quinolines demonstrates the ability of the protonated drug to noncovalently bind to the fast-growing face of the crystal, but has yet to be confirmed. Even if a. More hemozoin than rings, but there are relatively small differences between chloroquine-sensitive and chloroquine-resistant strains. The effects on hemozoin content of chloroquine and artemisinin, two antimalarial drugs, and E64 and Pepstatin A, two protease inhibitors, were measured. Chloroquine A 4-aminoquinoline with antimalarial, anti-inflammatory, and potential chemosensitization and radiosensitization activities. Although the mechanism is not well understood, chloroquine is shown to inhibit the parasitic enzyme heme polymerase that converts the toxic heme into non-toxic hemazoin, thereby resulting in the accumulation of toxic heme within the parasite.

     
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