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INN

 
International Nonproprietary Names, the designations recommended by the World Health Organization for pharmaceuticals.

INN

International Nonproprietary Name.

bortezomib

A proteasome inhibitor which induces apoptosis in cancer cells, and inhibits binding to stromal cells and production of growth and survival factors.

Indications
Treatment-refractory myeloma (35% response rate), mantle cell lymphoma.
 
Adverse effects
Thrombocytopaenia, fatigue, peripheral neuropathy, neutropaenia. 

INN

International Nonproprietary Names.
References in classic literature ?
The man who came with the barrow told us the mail had set him down the morning before at the Royal George, that he had inquired what inns there were along the coast, and hearing ours well spoken of, I suppose, and described as lonely, had chosen it from the others for his place of residence.
Just as the tutor and his escort disappeared in their turn, a new traveler stopped on the threshold of the inn.
There are other inns that thou knowest yet, hereabouts.
Brown's death, inscribed on the locket, and the date of the crime committed at the inn, approached each other nearly enough to justify further investigation.
Thou wilt have holy Church upon you if you hang her champions upon iron hooks in an inn kitchen.
In this posture were affairs at the inn when a gentleman arrived there post.
Next to the lady's chamber was deposited the body of an Irish gentleman who arrived too late at the inn to have been mentioned before.
Jones treated this menace with much contempt; and Mr Maclachlan answered, "Indeed, Mr Fitzpatrick, you may be ashamed of your own self, to disturb people at this time of night; if all the people in the inn were not asleep, you would have awakened them as you have me.
I had made my friend understand by a sign that we should do better not to insist; but, being determined to enter the inn, he slipped by the man on the doorstep and was in the common room.
As he passed near the inn, he hesitated, as if asking himself whether or no he should enter it; gave a glance towards us, took a few whiffs at his pipe, and then resumed his walk at the same nonchalant pace.
This threw me back on Ransome, who seemed the least wicked of that gang, and who soon came out of the inn and ran to me, crying for a bowl of punch.
All these pleasant things, and a thousand others, crowded into my mind, as I sat staring before me out of the inn window, and paying no heed to what I saw; only I remember that my eye lighted on Captain Hoseason down on the pier among his seamen, and speaking with some authority.