A drug used to increase numbers of white blood cells in patients who are receiving chemotherapy. It is a type of colony-stimulating factor. Also called pegfilgrastim and filgrastim-SD/01.

English dictionary of cancer terms . 2015.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать курсовую

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Neulasta — Neu·las·ta (noo lasґtə) trademark for a preparation of pegfilgrastim …   Medical dictionary

  • Amgen — Infobox Company company name = Amgen Inc. company company type = Public (nasdaq|AMGN) foundation = 1980 location = Thousand Oaks, California key people = Kevin W. Sharer, President CEO industry = Biotechnology products = Epogen, Aranesp, Kineret …   Wikipedia

  • Pegfilgrastim — Systematic (IUPAC) name N (3 Hydroxypropyl)Methionylcolony stimulating Factor (human), 1 Ether with .Alpha. Methyl .Omega. Hydroxypoly(Oxyethylene) Clinical data Trade names Neulasta AHFS/ …   Wikipedia

  • Amgen — Inc. Rechtsform Incorporated ISIN US0311621009 Gründung 1980 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Amgen — Logo de Amgen Création 1980 Personnages clés Kevin W. Sharer, President CEO …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Amgen — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Amgen Inc. Tipo Sociedad anónima (NASDAQ) Fundación 1980 Sede Thousand Oaks, California, USA …   Wikipedia Español

  • Polyethylene glycol — IUPAC name poly(oxyethylene) {structure based}, poly(ethylene oxide) {source based} …   Wikipedia

  • Osteosarcoma — Classification and external resources Intermediate magnification micrograph of an osteosarcoma (center and right of image) adjacent to non malignant bone (left bottom of image). The top right of the image has poorly differentiated tumor. Osteoid… …   Wikipedia

  • Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor — Not to be confused with granulocyte macrophage colony stimulating factor. Colony stimulating factor 3 (granulocyte) Crystal structure of 3 molecules of human G CSF. From PDB …   Wikipedia

  • Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation — HSCT redirects here. For the supersonic aircraft, see High Speed Civil Transport. Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation Intervention ICD 9 CM 41.0 MeSH …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

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