thioether

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thi·o·e·ther

(thī'ō-ē'thĕr),
An organic sulfide; an ether in which the oxygen is replaced by sulfur; R-S-R'.
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Kadcyla is an antibody-drug conjugate consisting of trastuzumab covalently linked to the microtubule inhibitor, DM1 (mertansine) via a non-reducible thioether linkage (MCC).