According to the NCI website pentostatin is a purine nucleotide analogue antibiotic isolated from the bacterium Streptomyces antibioticus.
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This medication is used in the treatment of hairy cell leukemia. It may also be used in certain non-hodgkin lymphomas, including cutaneous t-cell lymphoma.
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