Arranon

A drug used to treat certain types of T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (T-ALL) and T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma (T-LBL). It belongs to the family of drugs called antimetabolites. Also called nelarabine and 506U78.

English dictionary of cancer terms . 2015.

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  • Arranon — Ar·ra·non (ārґə non) trademark for a preparation of nelarabine …   Medical dictionary

  • Nelarabine — Systematic (IUPAC) name (2R,3S,4R,5R) 2 (2 amino 6 methoxy purin 9 yl) 5 (hydroxymethyl)oxolane 3,4 diol Clinical data AHFS/ …   Wikipedia

  • GSK — GlaxoSmithKline Logo de GlaxoSmithKline Création 27 décembre 2000 (par fusion de Glaxo Wellcome et SmithKline Beecham pour 75,9 milliards de dollars) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • GlaxoSmithKline — Logo de GlaxoSmithKline Création 27 décembre 2000 (par fusion de Glaxo Wellcome et SmithKline Beecham pour 75,9 milliards de dollars) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • nelarabine — A drug used to treat certain types of T cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (T ALL) and T cell lymphoblastic lymphoma (T LBL). It belongs to the family of drugs called antimetabolites. Also called 506U78 and Arranon …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • 506U78 — A drug used to treat certain types of T cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (T ALL) and T cell lymphoblastic lymphoma (T LBL). It belongs to the family of drugs called antimetabolites. Also called nelarabine and Arranon …   English dictionary of cancer terms

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