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Chemical Alkylating Agents

Name Alkylating Agents
Equivalent Terms Agents, Alkylating | Alkylators
Definition Highly reactive chemicals that introduce alkyl radicals into biologically active molecules and thereby prevent their proper functioning. Many are used as antineoplastic agents, but most are very toxic, with carcinogenic, mutagenic, teratogenic, and immunosuppressant actions. They have also been used as components in poison gases.
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MeSH® ID D000477
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1. ChemicalsChemical Actions and Uses Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pharmacologic Actions Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Alkylating Agents Has associated genes Has associated diseases
2. ChemicalsChemical Actions and Uses Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Toxic Actions Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Noxae Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Alkylating Agents Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Alkylating Agents Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  Antineoplastic Agents, Alkylating Has associated genes Has associated diseases