Harvard Catalyst Profiles

Contact, publication, and social network information about Harvard faculty and fellows.

Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal

"Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Antineoplastic agents that are used to treat hormone-sensitive tumors. Hormone-sensitive tumors may be hormone-dependent, hormone-responsive, or both. A hormone-dependent tumor regresses on removal of the hormonal stimulus, by surgery or pharmacological block. Hormone-responsive tumors may regress when pharmacologic amounts of hormones are administered regardless of whether previous signs of hormone sensitivity were observed. The major hormone-responsive cancers include carcinomas of the breast, prostate, and endometrium; lymphomas; and certain leukemias. (From AMA Drug Evaluations Annual 1994, p2079)


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 811 publications over 25 distinct years, with a maximum of 63 publications in 2015
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.
Related Networks
People
Explore
_
Similar Concepts
_
Top Journals 
_
Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.