Bleomycin sulfate is used as a glycopeptide antibiotic. It is capable of inducing oxidative cleavage of the DNA backbone, leading to apoptosis and also degrades RNA, and has been reported to display selectivity for RNA over DNA. Bleomycin acts as a sclerosing agent.
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Mentions de danger (UE): H340-H351
May cause genetic defects. Suspected of causing cancer.
Mentions de prudence: P201-P280-P202-P308+P313-P405-P501a
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