NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,992 terms related to cancer and medicine.

A substance being studied in the treatment of some types of cancer. It may help make cancer cells easier to kill with radiation therapy. THU is a type of radiosensitizing agent, a type of multidrug resistance modulator, and a type of cytidine deaminase inhibitor. Also called tetrahydrouridine.