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Chemical Busulfan

Name Busulfan
CAS Type 1 Name 1,4-Butanediol, dimethanesulfonate
Equivalent Terms Busulfan Wellcome | Busulfex | Busulphan | Glyzophrol | Myelosan | Mylecytan | Myleran | Myléran | n-Butane-1,3-di(methylsulfonate) | Wellcome, Busulfan
CAS Registry Number 55-98-1
Definition An alkylating agent having a selective immunosuppressive effect on BONE MARROW. It has been used in the palliative treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia (MYELOID LEUKEMIA, CHRONIC), but although symptomatic relief is provided, no permanent remission is brought about. According to the Fourth Annual Report on Carcinogens (NTP 85-002, 1985), busulfan is listed as a known carcinogen.
Structure Busulfan
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MeSH® ID D002066
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2. ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons, Acyclic Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Alkanes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Alkanesulfonic Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Alkanesulfonates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Mesylates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Busulfan Has associated genes Has associated diseases
3. ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Sulfur Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Sulfur Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Sulfonic Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Alkanesulfonic Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Alkanesulfonates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Mesylates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Busulfan Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Busulfan Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  1,4-butanediol diisethionate
  4-methanesulfonyloxybutanol
  BuCEt protocol
  BUCY-2 protocol Has associated diseases
  dimethylmyleran
  treosulfan Has associated diseases