TITLE

3TC

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2148
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "3TC" is presented. It refers to Lamivudine, a nucleoside analogue reverse transcriptase inhibitor. It is used in the treatment of HIV-1 and chronic hepatitis B.
ACCESSION #
21247976

 

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