NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,800 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- saquinavir mesylate
- listen (sa-KWIH-nuh-veer MEH-zih-layt)
- A drug that belongs to the family of drugs called protease inhibitors. It interferes with the ability of a virus to make copies of itself.