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BCNU

(ˈbiˈsiˈənˈju)
tv. Be seeing you. (An initialism. Appears in informal written contexts.) Todd always closes his notes with “BCNU.”
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Table 1 Combined Effects of BCNU and D-fraction on Cell Viability and Gly-I Activity in PC-3 Cells Cell Viability Conditions at 24 h Control 100% +BCNU (50 [micro]M) 48% +D-fraction (60 [micro]g/ml) 100% +BCNU (50) / D-fraction (60) 11% Gly-I Activity at 6 h Conditions ([micro]mol/mg protein.
Researchers are now planning further clinical studies of polymer implants, using other drugs and stronger doses of BCNU.
1,2) en su estudio pionero en este campo, encontraron que las celulas neurales progenitoras y los precursores de oligodendrocitos son altamente vulnerables a los agentes mas comunmente usados en la quimioterapia como el BCNU (carmustine), que se usa rutinariamente en el tratamiento de tumores cerebrales, mieloma y linfomas, al cisplatin y al cytarabine.
The BCNU represents registered and registered psychiatric nurses and was formed in 1981 after separating from the then Registered Nurses' Association of British Columbia.
Not all Net acronyms are, strictly, acronyms -like BCNU for "be seeing you".
According to data from a prospective Phase 1/2 study (ASCO Abstract 6543), combining ZEVALIN with BCNU, etoposide, cytarabine, melphalan (BEAM) therapy - Z-BEAM - resulted in a high response rate with durable remissions in rituximab-pretreated patient with aggressive B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) who received autologous stem cell transplantation (ASCT).
BCNU is considered to be the most active of the current chemotherapeutic agents used to treat malignant glioma and is the standard arm in most clinical trials (Walker et al.
The current therapeutic options including TMZ, Gliadel (carmustine wafers), Avastin and nitrosoureas such as BCNU (carmustine), CeeNU (lomustine) and ACNU (nimustine) have been moderately successful in serving the market demand.
Effects of Surgery with BCNU Wafer Placement on Neurocognitive Function in Patients with One to Three Brain Metastases Poster Discussion
GLIADELWafer (polifeprosan 20 with carmustine implant) is a small, dime-sized biodegradable polymer wafer that is designed to deliver BCNU (carmustine) directly into the surgical cavity created when a brain tumor is resected.