écrit le: 14 novembre 2011 par admin
antimitotic (adjective and noun) A substance that opposes the process of mitosis (cell division alive to its multiplication).
Meaning and uses
antimitotic – Who is opposed to mitosis, which hinders the proliferation of cancerous cells in particular, a substance that prevents mitosis
Most cancer chemotherapy drugs inhibit or prohibit the reproduction of cells and their division, also called mitosis. The antimitotic prevent the migration of chromosomes, and thus block mitosis to lead shortly after the death of the cell. …
antimitotic – Drug prevents division (mitosis), cell proliferation and therefore, used in the treatment of cancer.
antimitotic – Who prevents cell multiplication. Principle of cancer chemotherapy. (See chemotherapy)