A multidrug combination designed for reversing resistance to BCNU in glioblastoma multiforme.

BACKGROUND Nitrosoureas constitute the main resource of chemotherapy for glioblastoma. However, because of chemoresistance, which is intrinsic or rapidly acquired after the first administration of chemotherapy, there have been few improvements in survival. Because O(6)-alkylguanine-DNA alkyltransferase (AGT) is the main target for increasing cell… (More)