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Alimta is a drug brand, brand.
Alimta a.k.a. Pemetrexed: A synthetic pyrimidine-based antifolate. Pemetrexed binds to and inhibits the enzyme thymidylate synthase, which catalyses the methylation of 2'-deoxyuridine-5'-monophosphate to 2'-deoxythymidine-5'-monophosphate, an essential precursor in DNA synthesis.
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Alimta,a trademark for pemetrexed. aliphatic/al′ifat′ik/ [Gk, aleiphar, oil], pertaining to fat or oil, specifically hydrocarbon compounds that are open chains of carbon atoms, such as the fatty acids, rather than aromatic ring structures. aliphatic ...
Concise Medical Dictionary (2010)
by Elizabeth A. Martin
Trade name: Alimta. pemphigoid (bullous pemphigoid) n. a chronic itchy blistering disorder most common in the elderly. The blisters most commonly occur on the limbs and may persist for several days, unlike those of *pemphigus. Pemphigoid ...
Encyclopedia of Cancer (2011)
by Manfred Schwab
Pemetrexed Definition Brand name Alimta; is a drug that belongs to a class of chemotherapeutic drugs known as folate antimetabolites. The drug was approved by the United States Food ...
Mosby's Medical Dictionary (2013)
Alimta, a trademark for pemetrexed. alinement. See alignment. aliphatic /al'ifat'ik/ [Gk, aleiphar, oil], pertaining to fat or oil, specifically hydrocarbon compounds that are open chains of carbon atoms, such as the fatty acids, rather than aromatic ...
An Archæological Dictionary (1783)
Or, Classical Antiquities of the Jews, Greeks, and Romans, Alphabetically Arranged by Thomas Wilson
See Alimta, Habit, &Ft. Cuoaxxx was a dry measure amongst the Grttb, containing about fix bushels. See Measizre. Cnoancus was the principal person, or leader in the Grecian C/Jarm.
Containing the Whole Vocabulary of the First Edition in Two Volumes Quarto, and the Entire Corrections and Improvements of the Second Edition in Two Volumes Royal Octavo by Noah Webster
Thus the motion of a log or an arm is voluntary, but the motion of the heart is inc- alimta . \ IX voluntary escape, in law, is the escape of a prisoner by the express consent of the shontl'. Voluntary jurisdiction, is that which is exercised In doing that ...
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