mitomycin


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mitomycin

[¦mīd·ə¦mīs·ən]
(microbiology)
A complex of three antibiotics (mitomycin A, B, and C) produced by Streptomyces caespitosus.
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Sequential chemoimmunotherapy using mitomycin followed by bacillus Calmette-Guerin (MCC + BCG) versus single-agent immunotherapy (BCG) for recurrent superficial bladder tumors.
The second stage of the study will examine CAVATAK given in conjunction with mitomycin C by the same route of administration, with a goal of establishing a recommended Phase 2 dosing regimen for the combination therapy.
Supernatants containing phage were prepared from mitomycin C-induced culture of BS937.
5FU and mitomycin C chemotherapy agents are readily available and affordable.
Intravesical bacillus Calmette-Guerin versus mitomycin C in superficial bladder cancer: formal meta-analysis of comparative studies on tumor progression.
2] for 21 h in the presence of 5 [micro]g/mL concanavalin A and mitomycin C or vehicle.
Interpretation & conclusions: The limbal epithelial cells cultured in the presence of mitomycin C treated 3T3 feeder layer were able to maintain the expression of putative stem cell markers.
LOS ANGELES -- Topical mitomycin C sharply reduced recurrence rates in patients undergoing endoscopic treatment for airway stenosis, Joshua C.
coil cells in response to toxicants such as mercury or the chemotherapeutic agent mitomycin C.
The drug called MMC - mitomycin C - is used mainly against bladder and bowel tumours and is activated by natural human enzymes, but its use is limited by severe side effects at high doses.
Prophylactic therapy for peritoneal recurrence of gastric cancer by continuous hyperthermic peritoneal perfusion with mitomycin C.
Mitomycin is used in the treatment of adenocarcinoma of the stomach and pancreas in combination with other approved chemotherapeutic agents, and is the generic equivalent of Bristol-Myers Squibb's Mutamycin.