A substance that is being studied in the treatment of cancer. It belongs to the family of drugs called antitumor antibiotics. Also called BBR 2778.
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==History== Anthracyclines are important chemotherapy agents; however, their use is associated with irreversible and cumulative heart damage. Investigators have attempted to design related drugs which maintain the biological activity, but do not possess the cardiotoxicity of the anthracyclines. Pixantrone was developed to reduce heart damage relat
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