Mitomycin-C Kyowa®

(mitomycin C)

Mitomycin-C® is an anticancer antibiotic produced by Streptomyces caespitosus first discovered by Hata et al. at the Kitasato Institute in 1955, and isolated by Wakaki et al. at Kyowa Hakko Kogyo (now Kyowa Hakko Kirin ) in the form of purple crystals.

Mitomycin-C® is used in the treatment of non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer, and some solid tumours and hematologic malignancies.

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