NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,260 terms related to cancer and medicine.

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anticancer antibiotic
(AN-tee-KAN-ser AN-tee-by-AH-tik)
A type of anticancer drug that blocks cell growth by interfering with DNA, the genetic material in cells. Also called antineoplastic antibiotic and antitumor antibiotic.