An anticancer drug that belongs to the family of drugs called antitumor antibiotics. It is an anthracycline.

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... DAUNORUBICIN (Cerubidine®) is a type of chemotherapy is a type of cancer chemotherapy used for treating acute leukemias. Daunorubicin interferes with the growth of rapidly growing cells, like cancer cells, and eventually causes cell death. Daunorubicin is usually used combination with other cancer chemotherapy agents. Generic daunorubicin injections are available. ...
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Daunorubicin Systematic (IUPAC) name (8S,10S)-8-acetyl-10-[(2S,4S ...
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