"Melphalan" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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An alkylating nitrogen mustard that is used as an antineoplastic in the form of the levo isomer - MELPHALAN, the racemic mixture - MERPHALAN, and the dextro isomer - MEDPHALAN; toxic to bone marrow, but little vesicant action; potential carcinogen.
- Phenylalanine Mustard
- Mustard, Phenylalanine
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Melphalan" by people in Profiles.
Germination of Germinoma Treatment. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2019 08 01; 104(5):967-968.
High-performance liquid chromatographic determination of pentamidine in plasma. J Chromatogr. 1993 Dec 22; 622(2):255-61.