Enzastaurin hydrochloride. Definition

Medical Definition: Enzastaurin hydrochloride

A substance being studied for the treatment of certain cancers such as Hodgkin lymphoma and cancers of breast, colon, lung, ovary and prostate. Enzastaurin hydrochloride blocks certain pathways that cells use to signal and may prevent the formation of new blood vessels that tumors need to grow. A type of kinase inhibitor of serine / threonine and a type of antiangiogenesis. Also called enzastaurin and LY317615.

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