ⓘ MINE, chemotherapy. MINE in the context of chemotherapy is an acronym for one of the chemotherapy regimens used for treatment of relapsed or refractory aggressi ..

                                     

ⓘ MINE (chemotherapy)

MINE in the context of chemotherapy is an acronym for one of the chemotherapy regimens used for treatment of relapsed or refractory aggressive non-Hodgkins lymphoma and Hodgkins lymphoma.

Today this regimen is often combined with monoclonal antibody rituximab. In this case the regimen is called R-MINE or MINE-R.

The -MINE regimen consists of:

  • N ovantrone - a synthetic antracycline analogue antraquinone that is able to intercalate DNA and thus prevent cell division mitosis;
  • M esna to prevent the development of hemorrhagic cystitis which may otherwise result from ifosfamide administration;
  • I fosfamide - an alkylating antineoplastic agent from oxazafosforine group;
  • R ituximab - anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody that can kill both normal CD20-expressing B cells and malignant ones;
  • E toposide - a topoisomerase inhibitor.
Free and no ads
no need to download or install

Pino - logical board game which is based on tactics and strategy. In general this is a remix of chess, checkers and corners. The game develops imagination, concentration, teaches how to solve tasks, plan their own actions and of course to think logically. It does not matter how much pieces you have, the main thing is how they are placement!

online intellectual game →