MytozytrexActive Ingredient(s): Mitomycin
FDA Approved: * November 14, 2002
Pharm Company: * SUPERGEN
The mitomycins are a family of aziridine-containing natural products isolated from Streptomyces caespitosus or Streptomyces lavendulae. They include mitomycin A, mitomycin B, and mitomycin C. When the name mitomycin occurs alone, it usually refers to mitomycin C, its international nonproprietary name. Mitomycin C is used as a medicine for treating various disorders associated with the growth and spread of cells. Contents 1 Biosynthesis 2 Biological effe... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.