cytotoxic agents


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cytotoxic agents

n., pl. agentes citotóxicos, compuestos químicos usados en quimoterapia con el propósito de destruir células cancerosas.
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10,278,981, is titled 'Cytotoxic Agents for The Treatment of Cancer'.
Katana has developed a proprietary technology platform using peptides as a vehicle to specifically deliver existing cytotoxic agents to sortilin receptors, which are overexpressed on cancer cells.
Antibody-drug Conjugates or ADCs are designed to harness the targeting ability of monoclonal antibodies to deliver cytotoxic agents selectively to tumor cells by linking the monoclonal antibody and cytotoxic agent through a chemical linker.
Some other promising therapies in phase II and phase III clinical trials for prostate cancer detection include hormonal agents, cytotoxic agents, and other antiprostate-specific membrane antigen therapies.
Bis-isatin hydrazones with novel linkers: synthesis and biological evaluation as cytotoxic agents. Eur.
(5) Cytoreductive surgery for ovarian cancer can be associated with substantial morbidity, and exposing patients to prolonged operative time, extended periods of hyperthermia, and high doses of cytotoxic agents is a concern.
The research at the Accelerator will focus on synthesizing novel cytotoxic agents for use in the fight against cancer.
The sensitivity of wild-type, low EGFR expressing MCF-7 cells and tamoxifen resistant, high EGFR expressing MCF-7(TamR) cells to a panel of cytotoxic agents was compared.
Most ADCs under clinical investigation contain cytotoxic agents that act by directly inducing DNA damage or exerting clastogenic effects.
The repeated inhalation of the electrocoagulation smoke and evaporated cytotoxic agents for long periods of time may have detrimental effects on the surgeons and the personnel.
In resistant cases cytotoxic agents such as azathioprine, cyclophosphamide and chlorambucil are used in combination with steroids.