alkylating agent

(AL-kuh-LAY-ting AY-jent)

A type of drug that is used in the treatment of cancer. It interferes with the cell's DNA and inhibits cancer cell growth.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "alkylating agent"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "alquilante"

Tipo de medicamento que se usa para el tratamiento de cáncer. Interfiere con el ADN de las células e impide el crecimiento de células cancerosas.