2015 Therapeutic Proteins

Overview of Cytokines as Drugs

CYTOKINES
used as drugs
APPROVED TREATMENT

ERYTHROPOIETIN

HEMATOPOIESIS
(anemias, adjunct therapy for cancer)
FILGRASTIM
(G-CSF)
INTERLEUKIN 11
SAGRAMOSTIM
THROMBOPOIETIN
Interferon α
Neoplasms
Hepatitis B and C
Interferon β
Multiple sclerosis
(relapsing type)
Interferon γ
Chronic granulomatosis disease
Interleukin 2
Neoplasms
Interleukin 12
Neoplasms
Tumor necrosis
factor α
Malignant melanoma
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