Antineoplastics

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  1. antimetabolites
    inhibit cell growth during S-phase of DNA synthesis
  2. Alkylating Agents
    cause a change in cell RNA that inhibits cell reproduction
  3. antineoplastic antibiotics
    inhibit DNA and RNA synthesis in cell division
  4. Hormones
    • inhibit growth of malignant cells without cytotoxic side effects
    • highly selective of malignant tissues related to sex hormones
  5. Mitotic Inhibitors
    natural drugs for which the mechanism of action is not fully understood
  6. Biological response modifiers
    have antiviral, immunomodulating, and antineoplastic actions
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Antineoplastics
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2010-12-07 19:31:17
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types of antineoplastics
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