Effects of Adriamycin on Blastogenesis and Chromosomes of Blood Lymphocytes: “in vitro” and “in vivo” Studies

  • L. Massimo
  • F. Dagna-Bricarelli
  • M. G. Cherchi

Abstract

Adriamycin is a new antibiotic of the anthracycline group [1, 3], analogue of daunomycin. It showed a higher therapeutic activity than daunomycin on several experimental tumors, and has been successfully tested in clinical trials on solid tumors and leukemias.

Keywords

Leukemia Adenocarcinoma Sedimentation Penicillin Streptomycin 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Massimo
    • 1
  • F. Dagna-Bricarelli
    • 1
  • M. G. Cherchi
    • 1
  1. 1.Clinica Pediatrica “G. GASLINI”dell’Università di GenovaItaly

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