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Noun1.mithramycin - an antineoplastic drug (trade name Mithracin) used to treat cancer of the testes
antineoplastic antibiotic - an antibiotic drug used as an antineoplastic in chemotherapy
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The cytotoxicity data are shown in supplementary Table 5, and the clinically applied anticancer agent mithramycin was used as reference compound (Chen et al.
There are studies showing that K562 cells treated with DNA-binding agents, such as mithramycin, have led to erythroid differentiation and sharp enhancement of [gamma]-globin mRNA level [50].
A combination of betulinic acid and mithramycin A has been shown to effectively suppress pancreatic cancer by inhibiting proliferation, invasion, and angiogenesis [35].
Some chemotherapeutic medications, such as cisplatin, high-dose methotrexate, mithramycin, and streptozocin, have varying degrees of nephrotoxicity and can have severe consequences on the kidneys (Singh, 2012).