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  1. busulfannoun

    A particular drug used in chemotherapy.

Freebase

  1. Busulfan

    Busulfan is a cancer drug, in use since 1959. Busulfan is a cell cycle non-specific alkylating antineoplastic agent, in the class of alkyl sulfonates. Its chemical designation is 1,4-butanediol dimethanesulfonate.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Busulfan

    An alkylating agent having a selective immunosuppressive effect on BONE MARROW. It has been used in the palliative treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia (MYELOID LEUKEMIA, CHRONIC), but although symptomatic relief is provided, no permanent remission is brought about. According to the Fourth Annual Report on Carcinogens (NTP 85-002, 1985), busulfan is listed as a known carcinogen.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of busulfan in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of busulfan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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