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  1. Wellstein A Giaccone G Atkins MB Sausville Chapter 66:  Cytotoxic Drugs in Goodman & Gilman's:  The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, 13e, Brunton LL Hilal-Dandan R Knollmann BC, eds) 2018.

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  3. Chu E  Cancer Chemotherapy Chapter 54 in Basic & Clinical Pharmacology, 14 e (Katzung BG The McGraw-Hill Companies, 2018 (on-line edition)

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  8. FOLFOX National Cancer Institute https://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/treatment/drugs/FOLFOX

  9. Dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dihydropyrimidine_dehydrogenase

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