Logo


W8MD Diet | COVID-19 portal | Vitamin D | Vaccine | Keto

WikiMD is the world's largest medical encyclopedia with
28,860 pages, 4,107,174 edits & 35,652,376 views.

Free unbiased diet, health and wellness info!

Cisplatin transmucosal patch

From WikiMD's free health, diet & wellness encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

A transmucosal patch containing cisplatin, an inorganic platinum agent, with potential antineoplastic activity. Upon mucosal application to the tumor site in the oral cavity, and upon subsequent release from the patch, cisplatin forms highly reactive, charged, platinum complexes which bind to nucleophilic groups such as GC-rich sites in DNA inducing intrastrand and interstrand DNA cross-links, as well as DNA-protein cross-links. These cross-links result in apoptosis and growth inhibition of tumor cells.

Learn more about Cisplatin transmucosal patch

Latest research (Pubmed)

PubMed
Wikipedia

External links


edit 

WikiMD needs you!

This WikiMD article Cisplatin transmucosal patch is a stub.
If you are a healthcare professional familiar with the topic Cisplatin transmucosal patch, or
A subject matter expert or authority on Cisplatin transmucosal patch, you can help us.
About | Mission | Paid editors welcome!

Cisplatin transmucosal patch is part of WikiMD's Physician reviewed^ articles available 4free, 4all, 4ever!
Medicine: Health - Encyclopedia‏‎‏‎ - Topics‏‎ -‏‎ Diseases‏‎ - Cancer - Rare diseases - Random Page Navigation: Drugs - Wellness - Obesity‏‎ - Diet - Ketogenic diet - W8MD weight loss diet - Editors: Recently Edited Pages - Alphabetical Order - Sponsors - USMLE The content on or accessible through WikiMD is for informational purposes only. WikiMD is not a substitute for professional medical advice. ^See full Disclaimers
W8MD weight loss logo

Ad. Tired of being overweight?. W8MD's physician weight loss program can HELP*
Special: W8MD's tele-weight loss consultations only $99.99. Call 718-946-5500. Limited acceptance.