Aminopterin

CAS Number

54-62-6

Synonym(s)

AGPA; 4-Aminofolic acid; 4-Amino-PGA; 4-Aminopteroylglutamic acid; Aminopterine; 4-Amino-4-deoxypteroylglutamate; 4-Amino-folicaci; Aminopterin sodium; Aminopteroylglutamic acid

Occurence(s)/Use(s)

Former medicine (antineoplastic with immunosuppressive qualities) to treat leukemia until the 1950s; current investigation for further medicinal use.

Aminopterin