2015 Antineoplastics

GENERAL CONCEPTS

The GOAL is to eradicate the cancer cells without affecting normal tissues (the concept of DIFFERENTIAL SENSITIVITY).  The REALITY is that all cytotoxic drugs affect normal tissues as well as malignancies aim for a favourable therapeutic index.
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