Carmustine

Known as: BCNU (bis chloroethylnitrosourea), Carmustin, bis-chloroethylnitrosourea 
An antineoplastic nitrosourea. Carmustine alkylates and cross-links DNA during all phases of the cell cycle, resulting in disruption of DNA function… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Identification of alleles that improve crop production and lead to higher-yielding varieties are needed for food security. Here… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE Conventional treatment of glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) cures less than 5% of patients. We investigated the effect of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
A previous placebo-controlled trial has shown that biodegradable 1,3-bis (2-chloroethyl)-1-nitrosourea (BCNU) wafers (Gliadel… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Controlled release delivery of carmustine from biodegradable polymer wafers was approved as an adjunct to surgical resection in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Polymeric interstitial chemotherapy increases survival of humans with recurrent gliomas and animals with transplanted tumors in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To find out the effect of carmustine (bischloroethyl-nitrosourea) combined with a biodegradable polymer in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We tested some resin-based composites used in dentistry for their estrogenic activity. A sealant based on bisphenol-A… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Within three weeks of definitive surgical intervention, 467 patients with histologically proved malignant glioma were randomized… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
About 300 carcinogens and non-carcinogens of a wide variety of chemical types have been tested for mutagenicity in the simple… (More)
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
A theoretical investigation has been made of the influence of population size (N) and recombination fraction (c) on linkage… (More)
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