vincristine

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vincristine

[vin′kri‚stēn]
(pharmacology)
C46H56O10N4 An alkaloid extracted from the periwinkle plant (Vinca rosea) and used, as the sulfate salt, as an antineoplastic drug. Also known as leurocristine.
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