biological therapy


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biological therapy

Therapy with immunologically active agents.
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Patients who would like to find out more about biological therapy are advised to talk to their dermatologist.
Published by Informa Healthcare (publisher of Scrip, Biotechniques and the Taylor & Francis journals), the Expert Opinion on Biological Therapy is an essential source of peer-reviewed articles focusing on emerging biotherapeutic drugs and technologies.
Through systematic review and evaluation, Expert Opinion on Biological Therapy covers all aspects of biological therapy, from therapeutic peptides and proteins to gene transfer technologies and drug delivery systems, placing new advances in the context of current therapeutic practice and providing an expert opinion on the scope for future development.
The additional metastatic melanoma Phase 2 trial results will be presented in detail at an upcoming poster presentation at the International Society for the Biological Therapy of Cancer Annual Meeting on Saturday, November 12, 2005.
This biological therapy is in a class of investigational treatments, known as monoclonal antibodies, which hold promise as the next important incremental advance for the disease.
The MTD will be estimated in two strata: (i) patients who receive no prior radiation or local radiation only and/or less than or equal to two prior myelosuppressive chemotherapy or biological therapy regimens.
The introduction of chemotherapeutic agents, and more recently, biological therapy and gene therapy, has significantly broadened treatment options and, in some cancers, markedly improved patient prognosis.
Current therapy chemotherapy biological therapy hormone therapy growth factor inhibitors.
Moreover, it may considerably expand the group of patients who have access to targeted biological therapy," Erich Felber, CEO of Micromet said.
Generex Biotechnology Corporation announced today that an abstract entitled "Radiation Enhances Intratumoral Gene Therapy for Induction of Cancer Vaccine In Established Prostate Carcinoma Tumors" will be presented at the 18th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Biological Therapy of Cancer (iSBTc), which will be held October 30 - November 2, 2003 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Bethesda, Maryland.
Nasdaq: ENMD) today announced that it will conduct two presentations this week at the 14th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Biological Therapy, "Biological Therapy of Cancer XIV," in Boston.

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