Dictionary   FastHealth  Email This!

 


alkylating agent

n :  a substance that causes replacement of hydrogen by an alkyl group esp. in a biologically important molecule : specif  :  one with mutagenic activity that inhibits cell division and growth and is used to treat some cancers .
 
 

 
Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.  © 1997-2017.







               



               



Monroe County Hospital (Forsyth, Georgia - Monroe County)