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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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Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a novel peptide that can act as a potent inducer of cancer cell death, which may have significant implications for therapeutic agents used to treat cancer.
have been able to construct nanoscale delivery vehicles capable of carrying anti-cancer therapeutic agents directly to infected cells.
The company said that this issued patent covers certain methods for screening a therapeutic agent for the treatment and/or prevention of any disease that involves elevated activity within the PI3-kinase pathway.
Study Conclusion: We believe that these pre-clinical results demonstrate that ALTU-237 could have the potential to be a new oral therapeutic agent for the treatment of primary hyperoxaluria.
AZD-103 is a novel therapeutic agent in Phase 1 clinical development for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease that has the potential to both reduce disease progression and improve symptoms such as cognitive function.
The proprietary sphingosomal formulation technology permits the loading of a high concentration of therapeutic agent inside the lipid envelope, promotes accumulation of the drug in tumors and prolongs the release of the drug at disease sites.
We are pleased to invest in this proven management team and in a therapeutic agent that focuses on such a critically important yet unmet market need," said Seth Orlow, MD, Ph.
The new patent relates to the administration of a therapeutic agent to a cancer patient in a formulation in which therapeutic efficacy is enhanced, while toxicity is substantially reduced.
The type of therapeutic agent that can be encapsulated within the liposomes is not restricted to a single type of antiseptic or combination of one or more of these.
Patent for the Delivery of a Therapeutic Agent to Reduce Toxicity