The product, named Locteron(TM), combines OctoPlus' proprietary biodegradable PolyActive(TM) drug delivery technology with Biolex' BLX-883, a recombinant alfa interferon produced in its proprietary LEX System(TM).
What does IF stand for?
IF stands for Interferon
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We have 26 other meanings of IF in our Acronym Attic
- Interaction Forum
- Interactive Fiction
- Interactive Fire (insurance)
- Intercept and Broadcast (US Navy)
- Interface Freeze
- Interference (Dutch electro artist)
- Interference Field
- Interference Filter
- Interferential Stimulation
Samples in periodicals archive:
Here, we report that recombinant human interferon -[beta] 1a potently inhibits SARS coronavirus replication in vitro.
In contrast, the interferon treatment proved effective and tolerable in only about 11 percent of the people originally assigned to receive it.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (NYSE:VRX) today announced its plans to initiate a phase 4 study of Infergen[R] (Consensus Interferon), which is in development for daily use in combination with ribavirin in the treatment of hepatitis C in patients who were non-responsive to previous pegylated interferon and ribavirin therapy.
6) reported protection of fetal mouse spinal cord tissues with mouse alpha and beta interferon before inoculation with WNV.
The recombinant beta interferon has been developed using mammalian cell technology.
What it is Betaseron* is a genetically engineered version of interferon beta, one of a family of small proteins known as interferons that are produced in people and other animals.
The DIRECT trial is evaluating the daily use of Infergen in combination with ribavirin for the treatment of hepatitis C in patients who were non-responsive to previous pegylated interferon and ribavirin therapy.