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1 result for Name/Synonym equals VALCYTE 
Drug Name: Valganciclovir hydrochloride [USAN:USP] View Structure
Description: NCI: A synthetic prodrug of ganciclovir, a nucleoside analogue of 2'-deoxyguanosine, with antiviral activity. After phosphorylation, valganciclovir is incorporated into DNA, resulting in inhibition of viral DNA polymerase, viral DNA synthesis, and viral replication. (NCI Thesaurus) 

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