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What does G-CSF stand for?

G-CSF stands for Granulocyte Colony Stimulating Factor

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In a series of experiments in mice undergoing lung transplants, the researchers found that in response to acute stress in the lung, a cytokine called granulocyte colony stimulating factor (G-CSF) accumulates in the blood, which in turn stimulates the production of neutrophils in the bone marrow.
TSX: DDD; OTC BB: DRUG), Vancouver, has entered into an agreement with Suzhou Zhongkai Bio-Pharmaceuticals Company Limited ("Zhongkai") to in-license the exclusive right to commercialize its Recombinant Human Granulocyte Colony Stimulating Factor ("rhG- CSF") product worldwide, excluding the People's Republic of China.
The picture is changing today and biotechnology feeds innovative ideas to the pharmaceutical industry to produce products such as recombinant human insulin, growth hormone, monoclonal antibodies, granulocyte colony stimulating factors, erythropoeitin and interferon vaccines.