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Hexamethylene Bisacetamide (Code C1125)

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Preferred Name: Hexamethylene Bisacetamide

Definition: A hybrid polar-planar compound with potential antineoplastic activity that induces terminal differentiation, inhibits cell growth, and causes apoptosis in several tumor cell lines. Its precise mechanism of action is unknown. (NCI04)

Label: Hexamethylene Bisacetamide

NCI Thesaurus Code: C1125 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0062641  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Acetamide, N,N'-1, 6-hexanediylbis-
Acetamide, N,N'-hexamethylenebis-
Hexamethylenebisacetamide
Hexamethylenediacetamide
Hexamethylene Bisacetamide
Hexamethylene bisacetamide
HMBA
N,N'-1,6-Hexanediylbisacetamide
N,N'-Hexamethylenebisacetamide
N, N'-Diacetylhexamethylenediamine

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 3073-59-4 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
NSC Code 95580 (see NCI DTP info)
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 39990
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 39990 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0062641

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
code C1125
Legacy_Concept_Name Hexamethylene_Bisacetamide
Semantic_Type Organic Chemical
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  

URL: https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ConceptReport.jsp?dictionary=NCI_Thesaurus&code=C1125

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