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An antibiotic that is produced by Stretomyces achromogenes. It is used as an antineoplastic agent and to induce diabetes in experimental animals.

Year introduced: 1993

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Tree Number(s): D02.065.950.594.768, D02.654.692.768, D09.408.051.900

MeSH Unique ID: D013311

Registry Number: 5W494URQ81

Entry Terms:

  • Streptozotocin
  • Streptozotocine
  • 2-Deoxy-2-((methylnitrosoamino)carbonyl)amino-D-glucose
  • Zanosar

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