anticytokine therapy

anticytokine therapy

Treatment by interference with the function of CYTOKINES. Tumour necrosis factor, for instance, is an inflammatory cytokine involved in the pathogenesis of RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS. The use of a TUMOUR NECROSIS FACTOR ANTAGONIST has led to significant improvement in this disease.
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Studies showed higher efficacy of anticytokine therapy such as anti-IL-6 and anti-TNF.
It is striking that most successful anticytokine therapy has targeted the Th17 inflammatory axis.
Anticytokine therapy in the patients with inflammatory intestinal diseases.
Next comes reviews of cytokines and their role in tumor stoma or metastasis, and the final papers cover discoveries in how cytokines can actually figure in treatment, including in combination cytokines therapy, vaccines, anticytokine therapy, and in supportive care.
The Company, a pioneer in anticytokine therapy, has demonstrated the effectiveness of its pioneering scientific strategy by conducting investigational clinical trials treating patients suffering from AIDS, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, corneal transplant rejection and certain autoimmune skin conditions, including alopecia, all Th1 mediated autoimmune diseases which appear to have the same proinflammatory Th-1 activity.
The company has an extensive patent portfolio including a number of issued patents and numerous patents pending, including anticytokine therapy to treat AIDS.
has been invited as one of 40 internationally renowned experts to present an authoritative paper regarding the Company's approach to treating autoimmune skin diseases using anticytokine therapy.
OTCBB:ADVB) -- a developer of pioneering antibody therapies for treating severe and widespread autoimmune diseases -- reported the results of its sponsored investigational clinical trial comparing two different investigational treatments known as anticytokine therapy for patients suffering from rheumatoid arthritis at the International Cytokine Society Annual Meeting in Dublin, Ireland, last week.
Vice President of Research and Development and pioneer of anticytokine therapy for autoimmune conditions stated, "That in pilot studies, after a full 7-day course of therapy, papular psoriatic lesions disappeared.