forodesine hydrochloride

(FOR-oh-deh-seen HY-droh-KLOR-ide)

A substance being studied in the treatment of some types of leukemia and lymphoma. It is a type of purine nucleoside phosphorylase (PNP) inhibitor. Also called BCX-1777 and forodesine.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "forodesine hydrochloride"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "hidrocloruro de forodesina"

Sustancia en estudio para el tratamiento de algunos tipos de leucemia y linfoma. Es un tipo de inhibidor de la enzima purina-nucleĆ³sido fosforilasa (PNP). TambiĆ©n se llama BCX-1777 y forodesina.