"Epirubicin" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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An anthracycline which is the 4'-epi-isomer of doxorubicin. The compound exerts its antitumor effects by interference with the synthesis and function of DNA.
- 4' Epidoxorubicin
- 4' Epi Doxorubicin
- 4' Epi Adriamycin
- 4' Epiadriamycin
- 4' Epi DXR
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Epirubicin" by people in Profiles.
Pharmacogenetic study in gastric cancer patients treated with adjuvant fluorouracil/leucovorin or epirubicin/cisplatin/fluorouracil before and after chemoradiation on CALGB 80101 (Alliance). Pharmacogenet Genomics. 2021 12 01; 31(9):215-220.
Rilotumumab plus epirubicin, cisplatin, and capecitabine as first-line therapy in advanced MET-positive gastric or gastro-oesophageal junction cancer (RILOMET-1): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 3 trial. Lancet Oncol. 2017 11; 18(11):1467-1482.
It Is Time to Stop Using Epirubicin to Treat Any Patient With Gastroesophageal Adenocarcinoma. J Clin Oncol. 2017 02; 35(4):475-477.
Molecular profiling in gastric cancer: examining potential targets for chemotherapy. J Surg Oncol. 2014 Sep; 110(3):302-6.
Schedule-dependent effects of kappa-selenocarrageenan in combination with epirubicin on hepatocellular carcinoma. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2014; 15(8):3651-7.
Prognosis of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma treated solely with transcatheter arterial chemoembolization: risk factors for one-year recurrence and two-year mortality (preliminary data). Intern Med. 2013; 52(8):847-53.
Genome-wide association study of epirubicin-induced leukopenia in Japanese patients. Pharmacogenet Genomics. 2011 Sep; 21(9):552-8.
Primary tumor necrosis predicts distant control in locally advanced soft-tissue sarcomas after preoperative concurrent chemoradiotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2010 Mar 15; 76(4):1147-53.
Information technology facilitates cost-effectiveness analysis in developing countries: an observational study of breast cancer chemotherapy in Taiwan. Pharmacoeconomics. 2009; 27(11):947-61.
Single nucleotide polymorphism discovery and functional assessment of variation in the UDP-glucuronosyltransferase 2B7 gene. Pharmacogenet Genomics. 2008 Aug; 18(8):683-97.