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noun squa·la·mine \ˈskwā-lə-ˌmēn, ˌskwāl-ˈam-ˌēn\

Medical Definition of squalamine

  1. :  a steroid broad-spectrum antibiotic C34H67N3O5S that was originally obtained from a dogfish shark and has been shown to inhibit angiogenesis in tumors

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