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View in Spanish: Talotrexina

Talotrexin (tal-oh-TREX-in)
A substance that is being studied in the treatment of leukemia and some other types of cancer. It belongs to the family of drugs called antifolates.

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