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cactinomycin

Pronunciation: kak′ti-nō-mī′sin

Definition: Produced by Streptomyces chrysomallus. A mixture of actinomycins C1 (dactinomycin), C2, and C3 used as an antineoplastic, immunosuppressive agent.

Synonym(s): actinomycin C

See Also: actinomycins

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