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NCI Drug Dictionary

NCI Drug Dictionary

  

shark cartilage 
A nutritional supplement gleaned from the exoskeleton of the shark. Shark cartilage inhibits metalloproteinases (MMPs) and possesses antiangiogenic and antimetastatic properties. Check for active clinical trials or closed clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
US brand names:Benefin
Cartilade