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Either of two related nucleoside antibiotics synthesized by the actinomycete Nocardia interforma that display antitumour activity. Formycin A; 8‐aza‐9‐deazaadenosine; 7‐amino‐3‐(β‐d‐ribofuranosyl)‐1H‐pyrazolo[4,3‐d]pyrimidine; an analogue of adenosine that inhibits de novo purine biosynthesis ...

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