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Chemical Cytotoxins

Name Cytotoxins
Equivalent Terms Cytolysins | Cytotoxic Agents
Definition Substances that are toxic to cells; they may be involved in immunity or may be contained in venoms. These are distinguished from CYTOSTATIC AGENTS in degree of effect. Some of them are used as CYTOTOXIC ANTIBIOTICS. The mechanism of action of many of these are as ALKYLATING AGENTS or MITOSIS MODULATORS.
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MeSH® ID D003603
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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 Cytotoxins Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Cytotoxins Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  Hemolytic Agents