biochemical modulation


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biochemical modulation

term describing the modulation (either enhancement of activity or reduction of toxicity) of a chemotherapeutic agent by another agent, which may or may not have antineoplastic activity of its own.
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bi·o·chem·i·cal mod·u·la·tion

(bī'ō-kem'i-kăl mod-yū-lā'shŭn)
Modification (either enhancement of activity or reduction of toxicity) of a chemotherapeutic agent by another agent, which may or may not have antineoplastic activity of its own.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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