NCI Drug Dictionary

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The NCI Drug Dictionary contains technical definitions and synonyms for drugs/agents used to treat patients with cancer or conditions related to cancer. Each drug entry includes links to check for clinical trials listed in NCI's List of Cancer Clinical Trials.

conjugated linoleic acid
A slightly altered form of linoleic acid, an omega-6 fatty acid important to human health found in beef and dairy fats. Check for active clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)

Synonym:9,11-conjugated linoleic acid
9,11-linoleic acid
US brand name:Clarinol
Pamolyn 300
Chemical structure:9,11-octadecadienoic acid