"Fenretinide" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A synthetic retinoid that is used orally as a chemopreventive against prostate cancer and in women at risk of developing contralateral breast cancer. It is also effective as an antineoplastic agent.
- 4 Hydroxyphenylretinamide
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Fenretinide" by people in Profiles.
A1120, a nonretinoid RBP4 antagonist, inhibits formation of cytotoxic bisretinoids in the animal model of enhanced retinal lipofuscinogenesis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2013 Jan 07; 54(1):85-95.
Retinoids enhance cisplatin-based chemoradiation in cervical cancer cells in vitro. Gynecol Oncol. 2002 Apr; 85(1):223-5.
Effects of retinoids on cancerous phenotype and apoptosis in organotypic cultures of ovarian carcinoma. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2001 Apr 04; 93(7):516-25.