G-CSF


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G-CSF

abbr.
granulocyte colony-stimulating factor
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Generating large numbers of blood-producing (haematopoietic) stem cells has traditionally used G-CSF (granulocyte-colony stimulating factor) and SCF (stem cell factor).
Alkaline phosphatase and lactate dehydrogenase changes during leucocytosis induced by G-CSF in testicular cancer.
Because prophylactic administration of G-CSF in all patients undergoing adjunct chemotherapy would be cost prohibitive, Dr.
We administered G-CSF alone, although the serum G-CSF concentration was markedly increased when VAHS was diagnosed, suggesting remarkable up-regulation.
The good news is that one-half of the cows receiving G-CSF did not become infected when challenged with the bacteria.
G-CSF products are commonly administered to cancer patients following chemotherapy to accelerate neutrophil recovery and decrease the length of time that patients are neutropenic.
G-CSF is widely used for treating and preventing chemotherapy-induced neutropenia.
Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, an international commercial stage biotechnology company, has reached an agreement with the United States Food and Drug Administration on the Special Protocol Assessment for the Phase three clinical trial of its novel, long-acting G-CSF, SPI-2012 (eflapegrastim), it was reported yesterday.
Mozobil, in combination with G-CSF, is designed to release hematopoietic stem cells from the bone marrow into the bloodstream where they can be collected, making it more likely for patients with certain types of cancers to proceed to autologous transplant.
Insmed's follow-on biologics portfolio includes INS-19, an investigational recombinant granulocyte-colony stimulating factor (G-CSF) in Phase III trials for the prevention of infections in cancer patients receiving chemotherapy, and INS-20, a pegylated recombinant G-CSF designed to allow for less frequent dosing, that is currently in Phase I trials.