Gemcitabine

«How does this drug work?

Gemcitabine is a member of a group of chemotherapy drugs known as anti-metabolites. It prevents cells from making DNA and RNA, which stops [all] cell growth and causes [all] the cells to die.»

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/guidetocancerdrugs/gemcitabine

 

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