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Antonyms for inhibitor

a substance that retards or stops an activity

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Pharmacodynamics, Safety, and Pharmacokinetics of BMS-663068: A Potentially First-in-class Oral HIV Attachment Inhibitor.
Antiviral activity, safety, and tolerability of a novel, oral small-molecule HIV-1 attachment inhibitor, BMS-488043, in HIV-1-infected subjects, 11th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, San Francisco, February 8-11, 2004 [abstract 141]
In the deal, ViiV Healthcare will takeover various of late phase assets comprising attachment inhibitor fostemsavir (BMS-663068), and assets in preclinical and discovery stages of development comprising a novel biologic with a triple mechanism of action.
The attachment inhibitor is designed to work differently than entry inhibitors, a current class of drugs that targets co-receptors' activity or fusion after HIV attaches to the CD4+ host cell.
Late stage assets, including fostemsavir (BMS-663068), an attachment inhibitor, currently in phase III development for heavily treatment experienced patients.
The entry inhibitor category includes the fusion inhibitor class, as well as two other classes: attachment inhibitors and co-receptor inhibitors.