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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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FDA-approved products include ProstaScint (a monoclonal antibody-based imaging agent used to image the extent and spread of prostate cancer); BrachySeed(TM) I-125 and Pd-103 (uniquely designed, next-generation radioactive seed implants for the treatment of localized prostate cancer); and Quadramet (a therapeutic agent marketed for the relief of bone pain in prostate and other types of cancer).
But perhaps because no one is sure just what it is, transfer factor has never really caught on as a therapeutic agent.
In one embodiment, the modified CFTR genes of the present invention can be used as a therapeutic agent delivered to CF cells by gene therapy.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 16, 2011-Silence Therapeutics awarded Japanese patent for screening therapeutic agent methodology(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
Better information on the molecule's structure may allow paraoxonase to be engineered or modified to serve as a therapeutic agent for pesticide poisoning.
According to spokesperson Pat Connoy, the company plans to begin clinical evaluations of protein C in one year and hopes the protein will be available as a therapeutic agent in three years.
Expiring in March 2026, the company stated the new patent covers methods of PEGylating any therapeutic agent by the DNL technique.
For example, the protein can be used in the field of pharmaceuticals as a therapeutic agent. Its use in the field of gene therapy is also expected.
The therapeutic agent can be an antibiotic or other drug, and the method provides for also administering a cytokine, or blood stimulator, to overcome the suppression of blood cells that may be a side effect of the potent drug.
17 NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE that high-dose vitamin C, the elixir Pauling made famous, has no advantage over placebo as a therapeutic agent for advanced cancer.
[USPRwire, Wed Nov 14 2018] MRI guided drug delivery or magnetic resonance guided drug delivery is a part of an advanced drug delivery system that helps transport a therapeutic agent from the site of administration to the targeted area.
M2 PHARMA-August 29, 2018-Poxel Completes Patient Enrollment for the TIMES 3 Trial in the Phase 3 Registration Program for Imeglimin, an Investigational Therapeutic Agent for Type 2 Diabetes, in Japan
Likewise, natural dental products are more and more prevalent even though they contain no therapeutic agent and in time would contribute to a rise in carious lesions.
[U.S.A], Jan 30 (ANI): In a significant new research, scientists have found a new potential therapeutic agent, diphenyleneiodonium chloride (DPI), which effectively switches off cancer stem cells, preventing their proliferation.