Combined treatment of radiation and cisdiamminedichloroplatinum (II): a review of experimental and clinical data.

@article{Dewit1987CombinedTO,
  title={Combined treatment of radiation and cisdiamminedichloroplatinum (II): a review of experimental and clinical data.},
  author={L Dewit},
  journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics},
  year={1987},
  volume={13 3},
  pages={403-26}
}
  • L Dewit
  • Published 1987 in
    International journal of radiation oncology…
Cis-diamminedichloroplatinum (II) (c-DDP), a highly effective cytostatic drug, is increasingly used in combination with irradiation both in the laboratory and in patients. This review aims at a critical reassessment of the potential role of this drug as a "radiosensitizer." The opinion about c-DDP being an effective hypoxic cell radiosensitizer in bacteria… CONTINUE READING