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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: PR-104

A substance being studied in the treatment of cancer. PR-104 becomes active when cancer cells don’t receive enough oxygen. It may kill cancer cells by damaging their DNA.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.