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CHOP

Acronym for cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, Oncovin (vincristine), and prednisone, a chemotherapy regimen.

CHOP

[chop]
abbreviation for an anticancer drug combination that includes cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine, and prednisone.

CHOP

A popular, non-HUGO-sanctioned symbol for DDIT3.

CHOP

Oncology A 'first-generation' combination chemotherapy regimen used for low and intermediate-grade NHLs. See Chemotherapy, Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, Remission.

CHOP

(chop)
Acronym for cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, Oncovin (vincristine), and prednisone, a chemotherapeutic regimen.

chop

chopped hay; used extensively when pastured animals need supplementary roughage and are required to eat the meal provided in a short time. Housed animals receive the same supply in the form of hay in a rack or net. Called also chaff.

green chop
green feed that has been put through a chopper or forage harvester.
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Place chops on a greased grill 4 to 6 inches above a solid bed of hot coals (you can hold your hand at grill level only 2 to 3 seconds).
The next instalment in the series, Chop Chop Soccer[TM] is scheduled for launch towards the end of next month (July 2010).
6 veal rib or loin chops, 3/4 to 1 inch thick (about 1-1/2 lbs.
This cut is not the same as a pork blade steak, which is cut from a totally different part of the pig and is technically not a pork chop at all.
Peel and coarsely chop onion, adding to skillet as you chop.
For the analysis of the primary endpoint of the induction phase of the study -- time to treatment failure (TTF) -- patients who received R-CHOP chemotherapy followed by Rituxan maintenance therapy or observation demonstrated a trend toward prolongation of TTF, as compared to patients who received CHOP alone followed by Rituxan maintenance therapy or observation.
The study was designed with two distinct randomizations: the first, called the induction phase, randomized patients to receive either six-to-eight cycles of cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine, and prednisolone (CHOP) chemotherapy alone or CHOP in combination with four-to-five doses of Rituxan.
These clinical results are very positive compared to historical SWOG investigations of CHOP alone for follicular lymphoma.
NYSE: DNA), IDEC Pharmaceuticals Corporation (Nasdaq: IDPH) and Roche today announced the results of a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine that shows 13 percent (23 percent relative increase) more patients were alive two years following treatment for aggressive non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) when Rituxan(R)/MabThera(R)(Rituximab) was added to standard CHOP (cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vinicristine and prednisone) chemotherapy, compared to those patients treated with CHOP alone.
Chopped salads are popular and still around because they taste good,'' says Larry Flax, co-founder and co-CEO, California Pizza Kitchen, adding that when you chop up a salad, you get even distribution of the ingredients and dressing - and all the flavors in each forkful.
NYSE: DNA) and IDEC Pharmaceuticals Corporation (Nasdaq: IDPH) today announced interim results from an investigational Phase III study evaluating the use of Rituximab (MabThera(R)/Rituxan(R)) in combination with CHOP (cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine and prednisone) chemotherapy in previously-untreated patients with aggressive non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL).
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 11, 1995--Media Station Wednesday announced that the company is producing "Lamb Chop Loves Music" in collaboration with Shari Lewis and Philips Media Home and Family Entertainment.