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Dianhydrogalactitol

One of the cytotoxic dihalohexitols that may have alkylating antineoplastic activity. It causes bone marrow toxicity. The active form is thought to be the diepoxide.
Also Known As:
1,2,5,6-Dianhydrogalactitol; NSC-132313; NSC 132313; NSC132313; Dianhydrodulcitol; Diepoxydulcitol; Diepoxygalactitol; Galactitol, 1,2:5,6-dianhydro-
Networked: 63 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 20 trials/studies)

Bio-Agent Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
2. Lung Neoplasms (Lung Cancer)
3. Carcinoma (Carcinomatosis)
4. Melanoma (Melanoma, Malignant)
5. Adenocarcinoma

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Dianhydrogalactitol
2. Doxorubicin (Adriamycin)
3. Cisplatin (Platino)
4. Razoxane (Dexrazoxane)
5. Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan)
6. Megestrol Acetate (Borea)
7. Altretamine (Hemel)
8. beta-2'-deoxythioguanosine
9. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid)
10. Carmustine (FIVB)

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
2. Combination Drug Therapy (Combination Chemotherapy)
3. Remission Induction
4. Cranial Irradiation
5. Aftercare (After-Treatment)