oxaliplatin

Ligand id: 7433

Name: oxaliplatin

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Summary of Clinical Use
Oxaliplatin is used in combination with other cancer medications to treat colon and rectal cancer.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
Oxaliplatin acts in several ways to interfere with DNA/RNA synthesis and replication and cell division, and to cause DNA mutation and damage, all of which lead to cell death/apoptosis. Due to the complex and varied nature of nucleic acids we do not include DNA or RNA as targets on this database.
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