suberoylanilide hydroxamic acid

SAHA. A drug that is used to treat cutaneous T-cell lymphoma that does not get better, gets worse, or comes back during or after treatment with other drugs. It is also being studied in the treatment of other types of cancer. SAHA belongs to the family of drugs called histone deacetylase inhibitors. Also called SAHA, vorinostat, and Zolinza.

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  • Vorinostat — drugbox IUPAC name = N hydroxy N phenyl octanediamide CAS number = 149647 78 9 ATC prefix = ATC suffix = PubChem = 5311 DrugBank = DB02546 C = 14 | H = 20 | N = 2 | O = 3 molecular weight = 264.32 g/mol bioavailability = protein bound = 71%… …   Wikipedia

  • Saha — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Louis Saha (* 1978), französischer Fußballspieler Meghnad Saha (1893–1956), indischer Physiker Saha steht außerdem für: Saha (Estland), Dorf in Estland SAHA ist die Abkürzung für: Suberoylanilide… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • vorinostat — A drug that is used to treat cutaneous T cell lymphoma that does not get better, gets worse, or comes back during or after treatment with other drugs. It is also being studied in the treatment of other types of cancer. Vorinostat belongs to the… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • Zolinza — A drug that is used to treat cutaneous T cell lymphoma that does not get better, gets worse, or comes back during or after treatment with other drugs. It is also being studied in the treatment of other types of cancer. Zolinza belongs to the… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

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