Binding properties of an orally active platinum anti-tumor drug JM216 with metallothionein in vivo

The abilities of the orally active platinum anti-tumor drug JM216 [trans-bis-acetato-cis-dichloroammine (cyclohexylamine) platinum (IV)] to induce the biosynthesis of metallothionein (MT) were investigated in rabbits given oral administrations or injections s. c. It is revealed that oral administration of JM216 can induce the MT synthesis in the liver but… CONTINUE READING