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that by which something is accomplished or some end achieved

a person who secretly observes others to obtain information

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any agent or representative of a federal agency or bureau

the semantic role of the animate entity that instigates or causes the happening denoted by the verb in the clause

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Given the variety of indications for which cytotoxic agents can be used and the resulting wide variation in doses and administration schedules, members of the care team (e.
DCDT2980S is an ADC candidate consisting of an anti-CD22 monoclonal antibody conjugated to the cytotoxic agent MMAE using Seattle Genetics' ADC technology.
Elacyt is a novel cytotoxic agent, an analogue of cytarabine, a backbone of therapy in acute leukaemia.
To achieve this objective, we conducted a retrospective review of 39 such patients who were treated with either a steroid alone or with a steroid followed by a cytotoxic agent.
The product is an investigational CD352-targeted antibody-drug conjugate using Seattle Genetics' proprietary antibody-drug conjugate technology, an engineered cysteine antibody stably connected to a highly potent cytotoxic agent called a pyrrolobenzodiazepine dimer.
Norwegian biopharmaceutical company PCI Biotech (Oslo:PCIB) declared on Tuesday the completion of the second dose group in the phase I/II study of its proprietary photosensitiser Amphinex used in combination with the cytotoxic agent bleomycin in cancer patients.
It then selectively delivers a potent bacterial cytotoxic agent called PE38 derived from Pseudomonas bacterium to destroy tumor cells while sparing healthy surrounding cells.
When inotuzumab ozogamicin binds to the CD22 antigen on malignant B-cells, it is internalized into the cell, where the cytotoxic agent calicheamicin is released to destroy the cell.
Once inside the target cell the cytotoxic agent is released, killing the cell directly.
Vintafolide is an investigational, injectable SMDC featuring folate (vitamin B9) linked to a potent vinca alkaloid cytotoxic agent, desacetylvinblastine hydrazide (DAVLBH).
Consequently, any means to increase the delivery of a cytotoxic agent selectively to tumors, while minimizing its concentration in normal tissues would be beneficial.
EC1456 is a second generation SMDC consisting of folate (vitamin B9) linked to a potent cytotoxic agent, tubulysin B hydrazide (TubBH).
The last patient has been treated with the company's proprietary photosensitiser Amphinex[R] used in combination with the cytotoxic agent bleomycin at University College Hospital (UCH) in London.
BIND-014, the first product candidate to enter clinical evaluation from BIND's broad proprietary Medicinal Nanoengineering platform, is a targeted polymeric nanoparticle containing the cytotoxic agent, docetaxel.