epipodophyllotoxin

(EH-pih-POH-doh-FIH-loh-TOK-sin)

A substance being studied in the treatment of some types of cancer. Epipodophyllotoxin is extracted from the mandrake root Podophyllum peltatum. It is a type of topoisomerase inhibitor.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "epipodophyllotoxin"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "epipodofilotoxina"

Sustancia en estudio para el tratamiento de ciertos tipos de cáncer. La epipodofilotoxina se extrae de la raíz de mandrágora Podophyllum peltatum. Es un tipo de inhibidor de la topoisomerasa.