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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms


Syk kinase inhibitor R-935788  listen  (sik KY-nays in-HIH-bih-ter …)

  A substance being studied in the treatment of cancer and certain other diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis. It may block tumor cell signaling and growth. It is a type of tyrosine kinase inhibitor. Also called fostamatinib disodium and R788 sodium.