ribonucleotide reductase inhibitor

(RY-boh-NOO-klee-oh-tide ree-DUK-tays in-HIH-bih-ter)

A family of anticancer drugs that interfere with the growth of tumor cells by blocking the formation of deoxyribonucleotides (building blocks of DNA).

Pronunciation of dictionary term "ribonucleotide reductase inhibitor"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "inhibidor de la ribonucleótido reductasa"

Familia de medicamentos contra el cáncer que interfieren el crecimiento de las células tumorales al impedir la formación de desoxirribonucleótidos (elementos fundamentales del ADN).