carcinostatic


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carcinostatic

of or pertaining to the slowing or stopping of the growth of a carcinoma.
See also: Cancer
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Spallholz, "On the nature of selenium toxicity and carcinostatic activity," Free Radical Biology and Medicine, vol.
There is considerable interest in the chemistry of transition metal complexes of ligands containing oxygen, nitrogen and sulfur donor atoms due to the carcinostatic, antitumour, antiviral, antifungal and antibacterial activity and their industrial uses of complexes derived from them [2].
Part II: Mechanism for the carcinostatic activity of Se compounds.
The carcinostatic and proapoptotic potential of 4-hydroxynonenal in HeLa cells is associated with its conjugation to cellular proteins.