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Biological Response Modifiers as Anticancer Agents

  • Robert K. Oldham
Part of the Developments in Oncology book series (DION, volume 23)

Abstract

Major technological advances have been made in the last five years which give a strong basis for a fourth modality of cancer treatment (1). First, advances in molecular biology have allowed scientists to clone individual genes and thereby produce huge quantities of highly purified products of the mammalian genome. A second major advance was the discovery of hybridomas, where one can now make immunoglobulins at the same level of molecular purity as for drugs and cloned gene products.

Keywords

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Hairy Cell Leukemia Biological Response Modifier Fourth Modality Antigenic Modulation 
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