interferon alfa


interferon alfa
interferon al·fa -'al-fə n alpha interferon produced by recombinant DNA technology

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Interferon alfa — Clinical data AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names Pregnancy cat. C(US) Legal status …   Wikipedia

  • Interferon alfa-2b — drugbox IUPAC name = N/A width = CAS number = ATC prefix = L03 ATC suffix = AB05 ATC supplemental = PubChem = DrugBank = chemical formula = molecular weight = bioavailability = protein bound = metabolism = elimination half life = pregnancy US = C …   Wikipedia

  • interferon alfa-n3 — a highly purified mixture of natural human interferon proteins, manufactured from pooled human leukocytes that have been induced to produce interferon alfa n3, that acts as a biologic response modifier; used in the treatment of condylomata… …   Medical dictionary

  • interferon alfa-2a — a synthetic form of interferon α produced by recombinant technology that acts as a biological response modifier, used as an antineoplastic in the treatment of hairy cell leukemia and AIDS related Kaposi sarcoma; administered intramuscularly… …   Medical dictionary

  • interferon alfa-2b — a synthetic form of interferon α produced by recombinant technology that acts as a biologic response modifier, used in the treatment of condylomata acuminata, hepatitis B, and chronic hepatitis C and as an antineoplastic in the treatment of… …   Medical dictionary

  • interferon-alfa — i. α …   Medical dictionary

  • interferón alfa-2b recombinante — Fármaco antineoplásico parenteral similar al interferón alfa 2a recombinante. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • interferón alfa-2a recombinante — Fármaco antineoplásico parenteral que se administra en el tratamiento de la leucemia de células peludas. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • PEG-interferon alfa-2a — A drug used to treat hepatitis C infections. It is also being studied in the treatment and prevention of cancer. It is a cytokine that is modified in the laboratory. It is a type of biological response modifier. Also called Pegasys …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • PEG-interferon alfa-2b — A drug used to treat hepatitis C infections. It is also being studied in the treatment and prevention of cancer. It is a cytokine that is modified in the laboratory. It is a type of biological response modifier. Also called PEG Intron and SCH… …   English dictionary of cancer terms


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.