Define cancer and their types
Describe the treatment options for cancer and their limitations
Categorize the anticancer agents based on the mode of action or based on the source
Describe the mode of action of cyclophosphamide
Describe the antibiotics useful in the treatment of cancer
Describe drugs obtained from natural source for the treatment of cancer
Antineoplastic agents are used for the treatment of cancer. Neoplasm (In Greek, ‘neo’ means ‘new’ and ‘plasm’ means ‘formation’) refers to a group of diseases caused by several agents—namely, chemical compounds and radiant energy. Cancer is characterized by an abnormal and uncontrolled division of cells, which produce ...