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Mistletoe Extract (Code C2703)

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Preferred Name: Mistletoe Extract

Definition: An extract of the whole plant Viscum album (mistletoe) with potential biological response modifier (BRM) activity. Mistletoe extract may both stimulate the antitumoral functions of the immune system and have a direct toxic effect on tumor cells. (NCI04)

NCI-GLOSS Definition: A substance that comes from the mistletoe plant and that is being studied as a treatment for cancer. A lectin is a complex molecule that has both protein and sugars. Lectins are able to bind to the outside of a cell and cause biochemical changes in it. Lectins are made by both animals and plants.

Label: Mistletoe Extract

NCI Thesaurus Code: C2703 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0062189  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Abnobaviscum
Apotheker Bauer's Misteltinktur
Cefalektin
Eurixor
Helixor
Iscador
Isorel
Isugran
Lektinol
Mistel- Krautertabletten
Mistelol-Kapseln
Mistel Curarina
Mistletoe Extract
mistletoe lectin
Plenosol N
Viscum
Viscum Album Extract
Viscum album Extract
VISCUM ALBUM FRUITING TOP
Viscysat

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 84929-55-5 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
FDA UNII Code BK9092J5MP
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 41724
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 41724 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0062189

Other Properties:
Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
code C2703
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Mistletoe_Extract
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=C2703

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