3 edition of Therapeutic use of interleukin-2 found in the catalog.
Therapeutic use of interleukin-2
1991 by U.S. DHHS, PHS, National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, International Cancer Research Data Bank in Bethesda, MD .
Written in English
|Other titles||Selected abstracts on therapeutic use of interleukin-2.|
|Statement||[prepared by AnnMarie Mackway-Girardi] ; Paul M. Sondel, consulting reviewer.|
|Series||Oncology overview -- OT-91/13.|
|Contributions||Sondel, Paul M., International Cancer Research Data Bank.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 125,  p. ;|
|Number of Pages||125|
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Covering everything from basic science to disease-specific clinical trials, current applications and future directions, this book discusses the novel biological response modifier interleukin This immunoactive therapy is designed for use in the treatment of metastatic renal cancer and, possibly, melanoma and other malignancies.
Summary: Covering everything from basic science to disease-specific clinical trials, current applications and future directions, this book discusses the novel biological response modifier interleukin This immunoactive therapy is designed for use in the treatment of metastatic renal cancer.
The book also describes transmembrane signaling by IL-2, ILinducible gene expression in T lymphocytes, abnormal IL-2 receptor expression in adult T cell leukemia, the use of IL-2 receptors in immunosuppressive therapy, and the use of IL-2 as a pharmacologic Edition: 1.
ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages: illustrations: Contents: Transcriptional control of the interleukin-2 gene / Claire Hivroz-Burgaud and D.A. Cantrell --Structure-function analysis of human interleukin-2 / William G.
Berndt and Thomas L. Ciardelli --Interleukin-2 receptor: structure, function, intracellular messengers and molecular regulation. Interleukin Therapeutic use of interleukin-2 book review of its pharmacological properties and therapeutic use in patients with cancer.
Whittington R(1), Faulds D(1). Author information: (1)Adis International Limited, 41 Centorian Drive, P.O. BoxMairangi Bay, Auckl New by: Abstract. Interleukin-2 (IL-2) is a promising immunotherapeutic agent for the treatment of metastatic melanoma, acute myelogenous leukemia, and metastatic renal cell carcinoma.
While high-dose IL-2 regimens have shown clinical benefit in the treatment of melanoma and renal cell carcinoma, serious dose-limiting toxicities have limited their clinical use in a broader group of patients. recombinant interleukin It stimulates the. growth of IL-2 dependent cells, triggers chosen for discussion reflect those that currently show most promise as future therapeutic targets, as.
Interleukins (IL) are a type of cytokine first thought to be expressed by leukocytes alone but have later been found to be produced by many other body cells. They play essential roles in the activation and differentiation of immune cells, as well as proliferation, maturation, migration, and adhesion.
They also have pro-inflammatory and anti-inflammatory properties. The primary function of. These cytokines have roles in production of allergen-specific IgE, eosinophilia, and mucus. ILs have role in therapeutics as well as diagnosis and prognosis as biomarker in various conditions.
Therapeutic targeting of the IL considered to be rational treatment strategy and promising biologic therapy. The use of large doses of IL-2 given every 6–8 weeks in HIV therapy, similar to its use in cancer therapy, was found to be ineffective in preventing progression to an AIDS diagnosis in two large clinical trials published in Therapeutic use of interleukin-2 mutants (PAT - US) EPSTEIN ALAN L, HU PEISHENG UNIV SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA.
Patent: Reexamination Certificate Second Reexamination - United States. Application: US on Publication: Abstract. Interleukin Interleukin 2 is another cytokine that could be beneficial in HSV disease, and in guinea pigs it reduces the frequency and severity of recurrences (Rouse et al.
Interleukin-2 (IL-2) is a very well-known cytokine that has been studied for the past 35 years. It plays a major role in the growth and proliferation of many immune cells such NK and T cells.
It is an important immunotherapy cytokine for the treatment of various diseases including cancer. Purchase Interleukins, Volume 74 - 1st Edition.
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Cancer immunotherapy with interleukin-2 (IL-2) has demonstrated long term disease control in metastatic renal cell carcinoma and malignant melanoma. With introduction of novel kinase inhibitors, immunomodulatory molecules, cytokines, and vaccines for treatment of cancer there is an increased interest in combining these therapeutic strategies.
Novel therapeutic modalities currently being explored in SR-chronic GVHD include those that target IL-2 signaling (aldesleukin, AMG ), those targeting T-cell costimulation via CTLA4 (Abatacept) and those increasing the proportion of T-regulatory cells (Tregs) with respect to other effector T-cell populations (the Rho kinase KD).
The immunostimulatory cytokine interleukin-2 (IL-2) is a growth factor for a wide range of leukocytes, including T cells and natural killer (NK) cells 1.
Background: Recombinant interleukin-2 (rIL-2; aldesleukin) is an approved immunotherapy in melanoma and renal cell carcinoma based on complete durable remissions. The anti-neoplastic properties of IL-2 are mediated by interactions with the beta-gamma chain (IL-2Rβγ) on naïve CD8+ T cells, which lead to their expansion and differentiation into T effector and T memory cells directed against the tumor.
Interleukin (IL)-2 can mediate the regression of tumors in patients with melanoma and renal cell carcinoma. In animal models, the antitumor effects of IL-2 are mediated by T lymphocytes.
Stimulation with specific antigen can enhance the ability of T cells to respond to IL-2 by triggering the rapid upregulation of the high-affinity IL-2 receptor.
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Objective Regulatory T cells (Tregs) prevent autoimmunity and control inflammation. Consequently, any autoimmune or inflammatory disease reveals a Treg insufficiency.
As low-dose interleukin-2 (ld-IL2) expands and activates Tregs, it has a broad therapeutic potential. Aim We aimed to assess this potential and select diseases for further clinical development by cross-investigating the effects.
Use in Cancer. Aldesleukin is approved to treat: Melanoma that has metastasized (spread to other parts of the body).
Renal cell carcinoma (a type of kidney cancer) that has metastasized. Aldesleukin is also called interleukin-2 (IL-2). Aldesleukin is also being studied in the treatment of other types of cancer.
More About Aldesleukin. Therapeutics, treatment and care of a patient for the purpose of preventing and combating disease or alleviating pain or injury.
Exercise, dietary management, and the use of drugs, surgery, and psychotherapy are examples of therapeutic measures integral to disease prevention and treatment.
Abstract: Cytokine-based therapeutic approaches using interferon (IFN) and interleukin 2 (IL-2) were conventionally applied for the treatment of progressive RCC.
Caused by the limited effectiveness of cytokine-based approaches in advanced renal cell carcinoma, new substances were needed. Type 1 diabetes presents clinically with overt hyperglycemia resulting from progressive immune-mediated destruction of pancreatic β-cells and associated metabolic dysfunction.
Combined genetic and immunological studies now highlight deficiencies in both the interleukin-2 (IL-2) receptor and its downstream signaling pathway as a central defect in the pathogenesis of type 1 diabetes.
Because efficient i.v. administration of interleukin 2 (IL-2) in tumor patients leads to severe cardiopulmonary side effects, we developed a new form of IL-2 application that allows activation of all ILresponsive immune cells directly at the tumor site. In five patients with T4N9M transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder, we used high-dose, continuous IL-2 perfusion of the bladder ( provides accurate and independent information on more t prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines and natural products.
This material is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Data sources include IBM Watson Micromedex (updated 30 June ), Cerner Multum™ (updated 1 July ), Wolters Kluwer.
Interleukin-2 therapy. Interleukin-2 (IL-2) treatment is a type of immunotherapy that stimulates the body’s immune system to recognize and kill tumor cells. Massey is the only medical provider in the Richmond area to offer this therapy for metastatic melanoma and metastatic renal cell carcinoma.
Interleukin 3 (IL3) is a cytokine that regulates hematopoiesis by controlling the production, differentiation and function of granulocytes and macrophages. The protein, which exists in vivo as a monomer, is produced in activated T cells and mast cells, and is activated by the cleavage of an N-terminal signal sequence.
IL3 is produced by T lymphocytes and T-cell lymphomas only after stimulation. Interleukin-2 (IL-2) is an immunomodulatory cytokine that is clinically relevant for the treatment of metastatic renal cell carcinoma and melanoma. The primary objective of the research presented in this thesis was to generate IL-2 mutants with potentially improved therapeutic effectiveness.
Based on qualitative considerations and simple. Interleukin-2 is popular object in the past 36 years as it is important for the immunotherapy of many diseases including cancers. But the adverse of taking it is fearful .Thus, timing of IL-2 administration and different T cells status are crucial to IL-2 therapies .
Interleukin is an anti-inflammatory cytokine. interleukin Proleukin Pharmacologic class: Interleukin-2 (IL-2), human recombinant (cytokine) Therapeutic class: Antineoplastic (miscellaneous) Pregnancy risk category C FDA Box Warning • Give only to patients with normal cardiac and pulmonary function, as shown by thallium stress testing and pulmonary function testing.
Use extreme caution. The Big Book of EVEN MORE Therapeutic Activity Ideas for Children and Teens Lindsey Joiner. out of 5 stars Paperback. $ CBT The Hilariously Fun Game That Empowers Kids and Teens to Take Charge of Their Thoughts, Actions, and Emotions - Updated VersionReviews: Background: Life-threatening toxicity may result from administration of high-dose (HD) interleukin-2 (IL-2).
Patients receiving HD IL-2 treatment often experience severe adverse side effects, which result in the interruption of treatment. Objectives: A standardized order set (SOS) was developed for patients with melanoma or renal cell carcinoma receiving HD IL The Food & Drug Administration has granted marketing approval to Chiron's Proleukin, interleukin-2 (IL-2), for treating metastatic kidney cancer.
Approval is a milestone in several respects. For one thing, IL-2 is the first drug approved specifically for treatment of kidney cancer, a generally fatal disease that afflicts ab people annually. Clinical trials are research studies that involve people.
The clinical trials on this list are studying Anti-FAP/Interleukin-2 Fusion Protein RO All trials on the list are supported by NCI. NCI’s basic information about clinical trials explains the types and phases of trials and how they. Interleukin-2 definition is - an interleukin produced by antigen-stimulated helper T cells in the presence of interleukin-1 that induces proliferation of immune cells (such as T cells and B cells) and is used experimentally especially in treating certain cancers—abbreviation IL.
This book presents a series of perspectives on the therapeutic potential of the ritual and clinical use of the Amazonian hallucinogenic brew ayahuasca in the treatment and management of various diseases and ailments, especially its role in psychological well-being and substance dependence.
Biomedical and anthropological data on the use of ayahuasca for treating depression, PTSD, and substance.Interleukin definition is - any of various cytokines of low molecular weight that are produced by lymphocytes, macrophages, and monocytes and that function especially in regulation of the immune system and especially cell-mediated immunity —often used with an identifying number—abbreviation IL.
Interleukin-2 (IL-2) for metastatic melanoma is one of a few treatment options approved for the disease. Melanoma that has spread beyond the skin to distant organs is called "metastatic" (or stage IV) gh treatment options are currently very limited, some people do survive this most serious stage of the disease.
If your oncologist has recommended IL-2, this overview will provide.