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"Bromodeoxyuridine" 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.

A nucleoside that substitutes for thymidine in DNA and thus acts as an antimetabolite. It causes breaks in chromosomes and has been proposed as an antiviral and antineoplastic agent. It has been given orphan drug status for use in the treatment of primary brain tumors.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Bromodeoxyuridine" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Bromodeoxyuridine" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 180 publications over 25 distinct years, with a maximum of 19 publications in 2007
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