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Imatinib

An oral agent important in the treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia and gastrointestinal stromal tumors; a specific inhibitor of the Philadelphia reciprocal chromosome translocation–created protein tyrosine kinase enzyme, which works by blocking rapid growth of the mutant clone of tumor cells.
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