EZN-2285. Definition

Medical Definition: EZN-2285

A drug used to treat acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). Medication is a form of PEG-asparaginase remains longer in the body. EZN-2285 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 Oncaspar-IV and SC-PEG E. coli L-asparaginase.

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