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Voriconazole (Code C1707)

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Preferred Name: Voriconazole

Definition: A synthetic triazole with antifungal activity. Voriconazole selectively inhibits 14-alpha-lanosterol demethylation in fungi, preventing the production of ergosterol, an essential constituent of the fungal cell membrane, and resulting in fungal cell lysis. (NCI04)

NCI-GLOSS Definition: A drug that treats infections caused by fungi.

Display Name: Voriconazole

Label: Voriconazole

NCI Thesaurus Code: C1707 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0393080  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 137234-62-9 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
ChEBI ID CHEBI:10023 (see ChEBI info)
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 42690
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 42690 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0393080

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
Accepted_Therapeutic_Use_For Aspergillosis, invasive; Esophageal candidiasis; Fungal infections, non-aspergillosis
Chemical_Formula C16H14F3N5O
code C1707
Contributing_Source CTRP
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Voriconazole
Semantic_Type Antibiotic
Semantic_Type Organic Chemical

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  


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