5-fluoro-2-deoxycytidine

Name
5-fluoro-2-deoxycytidine
Alternate Names
None
Abbreviations
5FD
FdCyd
Category
Chemotherapy
Subcategory
Antimetabolite
NSC Number
48006
Primary Site
Advanced solid tumors
Histology
None
Remarks
A substance being studied in the treatment of some types of cancer. It may prevent the growth of tumors by stopping cancer cells from dividing and by killing them. It is a type of anti-metabolite.
Coding
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