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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

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Routine blood tests, hepatic and renal function tests, and tests of immunosuppressive agent concentrations in the blood were also performed.
8] In our case, prednisolone was transiently, but incompletely, effective so an immunosuppressive agent was also administered.
We also found that the effect of the immunosuppressive agent azathioprine also became more strongly protective in the subgroup, indicating that the effect is mostly on GI cancers.
As a result, new immunosuppressive agents have been added to the list of traditional therapies, opening a new chapter of immunomodulatory therapy.
All patients with diabetes could be eligible if we are able to develop safer and better immunosuppressive agents to achieve tolerance.
Cyclosporin is a primary therapy used to prevent rejection following solid organ transplantation and is an immunosuppressive agent that has benefits in the treatment of a number of inflammatory disorders," said John Fung M.
FTY720: A new immunosuppressive agent with novel mechanism(s) of action.
P70S6 kinase phosphorylation of PBMCs was assessed in patients treated with different immunosuppressive agent and HC [Figure 2].
Immunosuppressive agent CellCept (mycophenolate mofetil) is currently marketed in Japan for the treatment of refractory organ rejection after receiving renal transplants.
The researchers explained MMF is an immunosuppressive agent commonly used to prevent rejection, particularly in kidney transplants.
Patients should be treated with either a corticosteroid or an immunosuppressive agent, depending on the severity of the disease.
Other studies are under way to determine whether daily omega-3 therapy lessens the side effects of cyclosporine, a commonly prescribed immunosuppressive agent used in kidney transplantation.
The type of primary immunosuppressive agent used in transplantation influenced the predominant clinical manifestation of cryptococcosis.
The increased use of tacrolimus has been propelled by the near consensus in the transplant community that it is a more potent immunosuppressive agent than cyclosporine, associated with better renal function, easier to dose and has less cosmetic side effects, thereby diminishing the risk of non-compliance.
Mycophenolate mofetil has shown promise as the newest immunosuppressive agent commonly used for MG, he said.