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Vinca Alkaloid is a type of drug that blocks cell growth by stopping mitosis (cell division). Vinca alkaloids interfere with microtubules (cellular structures that help move chromosomes during mitosis). They are used to treat cancer. A vinca alkaloid is a type of mitotic inhibitor and antimicrotubule agent.
Research focuses on optimization of solid lipid nanoparticle that encapsulates Vinorelbine bitartrate

Research focuses on optimization of solid lipid nanoparticle that encapsulates Vinorelbine bitartrate

Scientists define working mechanism of promising anti-cancer molecules

Scientists define working mechanism of promising anti-cancer molecules

Results announced for Phase II PRECEDENT trial of vintafolide for treatment of platinum-resistant ovarian cancer

Results announced for Phase II PRECEDENT trial of vintafolide for treatment of platinum-resistant ovarian cancer

Spectrum Pharmaceuticals enters into agreement to acquire Talon Therapeutics

Spectrum Pharmaceuticals enters into agreement to acquire Talon Therapeutics

Merck, Endocyte enter vintafolide development and commercialization agreement

Merck, Endocyte enter vintafolide development and commercialization agreement

Ovarian cancer patients with many folate receptors benefit from new therapy

Ovarian cancer patients with many folate receptors benefit from new therapy

GTx presents preclinical studies of GTx-758 and GTx-230 for treatment of cancer

GTx presents preclinical studies of GTx-758 and GTx-230 for treatment of cancer

New treatment option studied for bladder cancer

New treatment option studied for bladder cancer

New chemical agent, MCP110, provides synergistic effect to standard drugs

New chemical agent, MCP110, provides synergistic effect to standard drugs