Gemtuzumab ozogamicin: A Viewpoint by Alan K. Burnett

Burnett, A.K.
July 2001
Drugs;Jul2001, Vol. 61 Issue 9, p1323
Academic Journal
Deals with the use of monoclonal antibody gemtuzumab ozogamicin as treatment for acute myeloid leukemia. Features of gemtuzumab ozogamicin; Adverse effects.


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