Dactinomycin

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Scientific Name: Dactinomycin
Brand Name: Cosmegen
Company Owner: Lundbeck inc, Bedford laboratories div ben venue laboratories inc
Mechanism Of Action Good evidence exists that this drug bind strongly, but reversibly, to DNA, interfering with synthesis of RNA (prevention of RNA polymerase elongation) and, consequently, with protein synthesis.
Description of the Drug: Dactinomycin is an actinomycin used to treat a wide variety of cancers.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00970