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A group of scientists is investigating the anti neoplastic properties of a new drug. In an in vitro experiment, cancer cells exposed to the drug are found to be uniformly arrested in metaphase.The mechanism of action of this new drug is similar to the action of which of the following drugs?


(A) Bleomycin
(B) Cyclophosphamide
(C) 5-Fluorouracil
(D) Methotrexate
(E) Paclitaxel
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A group of scientists is investigating the anti neoplastic properties of a new drug. In an in vitro experiment, cancer cells exposed to the drug are found to be uniformly arrested in metaphase.The mechanism of action of this new drug is similar to the action of which of the following drugs?


(A) Bleomycin
(B) Cyclophosphamide
(C) 5-Fluorouracil
(D) Methotrexate
(E) Paclitaxel


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A group of scientists is investigating the anti neoplastic properties of a new drug. In an in vitro experiment, cancer cells exposed to the drug are found to be uniformly arrested in metaphase.The mechanism of action of this new drug is similar to the action of which of the following drugs?


(A) Bleomycin (G2 phase)
(B) Cyclophosphamide (G0 phase)
(C) 5-Fluorouracil (s-phase)
(D) Methotrexate (s-phase)
(E) Paclitaxel (M-phase)
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(A) Bleomycin (G2 phase)
(B) Cyclophosphamide (G0 phase)
(C) 5-Fluorouracil (s-phase)
(D) Methotrexate (s-phase)
(E) Paclitaxel (M-phase) :redch eeks;
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