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a form of interferon that is produced endogenously and commercially for its pharmacological effects (including regulation of the immune system and antiviral and antineoplastic effects)

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The treatment of renal cell carcinoma with human leukocyte alpha-interferon.
Approval was based on a study of 1,219 adults with chronic hepatitis C infection who had not received alpha-interferon.
AviGenics has successfully produced bioactive alpha-interferon in egg white, and has several other biopharmaceuticals, including monoclonal antibodies, in development.
The $96,843 grant is intended to study enhanced formulations of topically applied alpha-interferon for the treatment of genital herpes.
Alpha-interferon, a potent chemical that the immune system produces to fight viruses, can also keep cancer cells in check.
Glomerulonephritis caused by chronic hepatitis B virus infection: treatment with recombinant human alpha-interferon.
Estok led the oncology marketing efforts on multiple products including temozolomide, liposomal doxorubicin, and alpha-interferon.
Also last year, a study concluded that the viral protein spurs immune cells called macrophages to release large amounts of alpha-interferon.
The use of alpha-interferon and other antiviral strategies to treat liver disease will be explored, with an emphasis on the laboratory's contribution to diagnosis and treatment.
Researchers at the Medical College of Cornell University discovered a deficiency in the production of alpha-interferon in women with VVS.