Tanespimycin is a water-soluble benzoquinone antineoplastic antibiotic. It acts as an inhibitor of Hsp90, a heat shock protein that plays a central role in promoting the functionality and stability of a group of proteins associated with cancer. Tanespimycin is a derivative of geldanamycin, an antibiotic that is being studied in the treatment of cancer and patients with certain types of leukemia or solid tumors, especially kidney tumors.
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