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Recom Cytokines


CytokineClinical Uses
Aldesleukin (IL-2) 􏰀 increase lymphocyte differentiation and increase 􏰀 NKs—used in renal cell cancer and metastatic melanoma
Interleukin-11 increase platelet formation—used in thrombocytopenia
Filgrastim (G-CSF) increases granulocytes—used for marrow recovery
Sargramostim (GM-CSF) increase granulocytes and macrophages—used for marrow recovery
Erythropoietin Anemias, especially associated with renal failure
Thrombopoietin Thrombocytopenia
Interferon-α Hepatitis B and C, leukemias, melanoma
Interferon-β Multiple sclerosis
Interferon-g Chronic granulomatous disease 􏰂􏰀--> increase TNF
Created by: JustinCo