- Bleomycin B2
- Bleomycin Sulfate (A mixture of bleomycin sulfate salts)
A non-ribosomal glycopeptide antitumor antibiotic which produces single and double-strand DNA breaks in tumor cells thus interrupting their cell cycle; has been used for the treatment of Hodgkin’s lymphoma in combination with doxorubicin, squamous cell carcinomas, testicular cancer, as well as in animal models of pulmonary fibrosis.
Solubility in water 10 mg/ml; other sources: H2O: 20 mg/mL
Chemical Classification: GlycopeptideBiological classification: Antibiotics, Antineoplastic