alkylating agent

Pronunciation:(AL-kuh-LAY-ting AY-jent)

Definition: A type of drug that is used in the treatment of cancer. It interferes with the cell's DNA and inhibits cancer cell growth.Cancer.govPatient

alquilanteTipo de medicamento que se usa para el tratamiento de cáncer. Interfiere con el ADN de las células e impide la formación de células cancerosas.Cancer.govPatient Date last modified: 2008-09-29