bortezomib


bortezomib
n.
a cytotoxic drug that works by inhibiting proteasomes and causing death of malignant cells. It is administered intravenously in the treatment of myeloma. Side-effects include peripheral neuropathy, thrombocytopenia, and nausea.
Trade names:
Velcade.

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