E SC-PEG. Definition

Medical Definition: E SC-PEG

A drug used to treat acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). Medication is a form of PEG-asparaginase remains longer in the body. SC-PEG E. coli L-asparaginase is an enzyme that breaks down the amino acid asparagine and may block the growth of tumor cells that need asparagine to grow. A type of inhibitor of protein synthesis. Also called EZN-2285 and Oncaspar-IV.

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