actinomycin D

Definition of actinomycin D

n.1.The most well-known of the actinomycins (C62H86N12O16), a class of antibiotics which act by binding to DNA and inhibiting synthesis of RNA; they act agains gram-positive bacteria and many eukaryotic organisma. Actinomycin D has been used in human medicine to treat certain tumors.
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Actinidiaceae
Actiniform
Actiniopteris
Actinism
Actinium
Actino-chemistry
Actinogram
Actinograph
Actinoid
Actinolite
Actinolitic
Actinology
Actinomere
Actinometer
Actinometric
Actinometry
Actinomycetales
actinomycetes
actinomycetous
actinomycin
-actinomycin D-
Actinomycosis
Actinomycotic
Actinomyxidia
actinomyxidian
Actinophone
Actinophonic
Actinophorous
actinopod
Actinopoda
Actinosome
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Actinostome
Actinotrocha
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Actinozoon
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