cactinomycin

(redirected from actinomycin C)

cac·ti·no·my·cin

(kak'ti-nō-mī'sin),
Produced by Streptomyces chrysomallus. A mixture of actinomycins C1 (dactinomycin), C2, and C3 used as an antineoplastic, immunosuppressive agent.
See also: actinomycins.
Synonym(s): actinomycin C

cactinomycin

an antibiotic of the actinomycin complex produced by several species of Streptomyces. It is a combination of actinomycin D (dactinomycin), actinomycin C2 and C3; used as an antineoplastic agent.