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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Nitrocamptotecina

Nitrocamptothecin (NY-troh-KAMP-toh-THEK-in)
An alkaloid drug belonging to a class of anticancer agents called topoisomerase inhibitors.



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