antitumor antibiotic


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antitumor antibiotic

Antineoplastic antibiotic, see there.
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Fujimoto K, Oka T, Morimoto M (1987) Antitumor activity of a novel antitumor antibiotic, quinocarmycin citrate (KW2152).
We also attempted a preliminary approach regarding a Phe mechanism of action on DNA by using compounds structurally related to the known antitumor antibiotic doxorubicin.
The bulk of the work consists of reviews of the characteristics and uses of the different types of drugs and chemical and biological agents important to the field, including antifolates, cytidine analogues, purine antimetabolites, bleomycin, antitumor antibiotics, asparaginase, bisphosphonates, inhibitors of tumor angiogenesis, interferons, and interleukins, to cite a few.