Article Text

PDF
Cisplatin: an anti-tumour agent

Abstract

Cisplatin (Neoplatin - Mead Johnson) is a platinum compound with antineoplastic activity, particularly against testicular and ovarian tumours. Its mode of action is not completely understood, but it has biochemical properties similar to those of the alkylating agents, producing inhibition of DNA synthesis.1

Statistics from Altmetric.com

Request permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.