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any of various red antibiotics isolated from soil bacteria

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The cells were treated with NSS oil at concentrations ranging from 400-3.13 [micro]g/ml and the positive drug control, actinomycin D, with concentrations ranging between 0.5 [micro]g/ml and 0.002 [micro]g/ml.
Vincristine, Actinomycin and Doxorubicin (VAD) was the most commonly prescribed regimen for a mean duration of 21.41+-11.05 weeks.
Surgical oncology performed a hypoxic-hyperthermic isolated limb perfusion on the left leg with melphalan and actinomycin D that resulted in a partial response.
These schemes were developed starting from those used in other pediatric soft tissue and liver malignancies and include different combinations of vincristine, actinomycin D, doxorubicin, cyclophosphamide, ifosphamide, and cysplatinum [10, 22, 26].
HUVECs were pretreated using actinomycin D (10 ug/ml) for 2 h and then exposed to [H.sub.2][O.sb.2] for an additional 24 h.
A study by Ivana et al (10) revealed actinomycins C1, C2 and C3 had absorption maxima between 439 and 441 nm that was in par with the authentic Actinomycin D (441nm) suggesting the presence of phenoxazinone chromophores in their structures.
This was further supported by the fact that a general transcriptional inhibitor actinomycin D (ACD 5 mg/L) normalized the downregulation of TP receptor-mediated contractions (Figure 2).
Two weeks after surgery, the standard risk group protocol EpSSG RMS 2005 subgroup B (Stage I) chemotherapy was started that includes ifosfamide, vincristine, and actinomycin D.
The child was transferred to the pediatric oncology department to start on a chemotherapy cycle, according to RMS 2005 protocol of European Pediatric Soft Tissue Sarcoma Group (EPSSG) [5] in patients with standard risk, using IVA (ifosfamide, actinomycin D, and vincristine) associations.
Prevention of postmolar gestational trophoblastic neoplasia using prophylactic single bolus dose of actinomycin D in high-risk hydatidiform mole: a simple, effective, secure and low-cost approach without adverse effects on compliance to general follow-up or subsequent treatment.
This patient was treated with vincristine, actinomycin, and cyclophosphamide with recurrence of SLCT 7 years later [21].
In addition, Dnd1 was overexpressed or knockdown and then blocked de novo synthesis with actinomycin D; the decay rate of Bim mRNA in Dnd1 siRNA-transfected cells was faster than that of NCtransfected cells ([t.sub.1/2] = 3.2 [+ or -] 0.3 h and [t.sub.1/2] = 4.1 [+ or -] 0.3 versus [t.sub.1/2] = 6.0 [+ or -] 0.4 h), whereas it is slower in Dnd1-CDS-treated group (Figure 2(h)).
Then the patient was treated with a standard non-gestational choriocarcinoma chemotherapy regimen, in the form of four cycles of EMA/ CO (etoposide, methotrexate, actinomycin D, cyclophosphamide, vincristine).
Chemotherapy (vincristine and actinomycin D) was commenced after histopathological diagnosis.