immunomodulator


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immunomodulator

 [im″u-no-mod´u-lāt-er]
an agent that causes immunomodulation.

biologic response modifier

agent that modifies host responses to neoplasms by enhancing immune systems or reconstituting impaired immune mechanisms.
Synonym(s): immunomodulator
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Several previous studies demonstrated that steroid use [23], young age [23, 24], and low dose of immunomodulators [25, 26] were associated with lack of response or disabling disease in CD patients, but little is known about clinically predictive factors for further rescue therapy during immunomodulator therapy.
A review on immunomodulator activity of some indiginious medical plants.
This workshop is an occasion to become acquainted with one of the most powerful immunomodulator and anticancer agents available while becoming informed about the last research done with Biobran.
The rate of infusion reactions was 3% (38/1174) among those receiving immunomodulator therapy and 6% (171/2666) in those not receiving such therapy (P<0.001).
Herbal immunomodulator promoted host immune functions by augmenting humoral and cell mediated immunity (Chatterjee 1994, Chauhan 1998), as polysaccharides, flavanoids, glycosides, alkaloides and sterols of plants are reported to have immunomodulatory activity.
Data Sources: We completed an online systematic search using PubMed to identify all articles published in English between January 1990 and December 2013 assessing the effect of the response rate to vaccination in different treatment groups (with and without immunomodulators).
CVC is a first-in-class immunomodulator and, according to the companies, is the only compound in development for NASH that targets inflammation and fibrosis.
Although Immunoxel acts as an immunomodulator, it is currently sold as a herbal dietary supplement.
Active Biotech's drug candidate laquinimod, an immunomodulator developed together with Israeli Teva (NASDAQ: TEVA) as an oral treatment of multiple sclerosis, offers an attractive risk/reward ration on current levels, according to JP Morgan.
Methotrexate: first-line or second-line immunomodulator? Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2003;15:225-31.
Antibiotic/Immunomodulator/PGR: Seathmil (Validamycin 3 % L), Bactrimil (Immunomodulator), Get More (Nitrobenzene 15 % W/w).
IPF has demonstrated to have both fusion inhibitor and immunomodulator capabilities during in vitro studies with no viral resistance.