from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of a group of antibiotics produced by the soil actinomycete Streptomyces caespitosus that inhibit DNA synthesis and are used against bacteria and cancerous tumor cells.
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- n. Any of a family of aziridine-containing natural products isolated from the filamentous bacterium Streptomyces lavendulae, one of which is used as a chemotherapeutic agent.
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- n. a complex of antibiotic substances obtained from a streptomyces bacterium; one form (trade name Mutamycin) shows promise as an anticancer drug
ANTITUMOR Immune enhancement, producing a synergistic effect by the combination of glucuronoxylomannan with mitomycin C
The cells are dividing, but the authors showed that proliferation is not necessary for elongation, in experiments with mitomycin C and aphidicolin.
National Geographic Nikon's picked its best microscopic images for 2008 and there's some stunners this year -- like this high-mag view of the antibiotic powder mitomycin.
Detection and further reported mitomycin outcomes of mitonafide inaccurate.
I had the opportunity to watch the finest at Sloan Kettering apply their nostrums - FDA approved drugs such as metatrexate and adriamycin and “compassionate” exemption drugs like mitomycin.
I suggest that my wife and I would have preferred her last days to be on a macrobiotic diet than on mitomycin.
Anthropology; vice president, Yale College Student Union; co-authored published abstract on using the antibiotic mitomycin in glaucoma surgery.
In addition to such physical agents as ultraviolet and various other kinds of radiation, we know of many chemical inducers, such as the organic peroxides, ethyleneimines, and mitomycin.
The randomized, open-label, multi-center study n~450 will compare Urocidin with mitomycin C for treating patients suffering from non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer.
(A) We counted the number of fibroblasts in a microscopic counting chamber before or after treated with each concentration of mitomycin-C (0, 1, 5 or 10 µg/ml) for 24 h.
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