echinomycin

echinomycin

[‚ek·ə·nō′mīs·ən]
(microbiology)
C50H60O12N12S2 A toxic polypeptide antibiotic produced by species of Streptomyces.
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Muss HB, Blessing IA, Baker VV, Barnhill DR, Adelson MD (1990) Echinomycin in advanced ovarian cancer.
New drugs under study include carboplatin (a drug similar to cisplatin), DHAC, trimetrexate, taxol, echinomycin, menogaril, ACM-A, and AZQ.