daunomycin


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daunomycin

(ˌdɔːnəˈmaɪsɪn; ˌdɒnəˈmaɪsɪn)
n
an anthracycline drug that is used as a medication in the treatment of some forms of cancer
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Inhibiting effect of the new cytotoxic antibiotic daunomycin on nucleic acids and mitotic activity of HeLa cells.
37) The hematologic agents implicated include cytosine arabinoside, vincristine, doxorubicin, methotrexate, cyclophosphamide, etoposide, daunomycin, and prednisone; the agents for solid tumors include vinorelbine, docetaxel, paclitaxel, carboplatin, cisplatin, gemcitabine, and 5-fluorouracil.
Tamura, "Electron spin resonance study on the mode of generation of free radicals of daunomycin, adriamycin, and carboquone in NAD(P)H-microsome system," Gann, vol.
5gm/m2 weekly, oral prednisolone 60mg/m2 daily, L-asparaginase 2500 IU/m2 (9 doses) and daunomycin 25mg/m2 weekly with intrathecal methotrexate on day 1, 15 and 28.
Recently published preclinical reports indicate that SMN increased the uptake and provoked the action of chemotherapeutic chemicals of daunomycin and doxorubicin, respectively.
1991) Adriamycin and daunomycin induce programmed cell death (apoptosis) in tumour cells.
Certain chemotherapy agents--such as doxombicin, daunomycin and cyclophosphamide --may be toxic to the myocardium.
One-electron reduction of daunomycin, daunomycinone, and 7- deoxydaunomycinone by the xanthine/xanthine oxidase system: detection of 16 semiquinone free radicals by electron spin resonance," Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol.
Potentiation of the biological activities of daunomycin and Adriamycin by ascorbic acid and dimethylsulfoxide.
Although 94% knew they had chemotherapy, fewer could name chemotherapy drugs such as doxorubicin (52%) and daunomycin (30%).
P List (a) U List (b) Epinephrine (adrenaline) P042 Chlorambucil (Leukeran) U035 Nicotine P075 Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan, Neosar, Procytox) U058 Nitroglycerine P081 Daunomycin (Dauorubicin, Cerubidine) U059 Physostigmine P204 Diethylstilbestrol U089 Physostigmine salicylate P188 Melphalan (Alkeran) U150 Warfarin > 0.