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Interferon as a Cell Product

  • Jan Vilcek
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 118)

Abstract

Everyone is aware of the long lag period between the general notion of the clinical potential of interferon, developed some twenty years ago, and the actual application of interferon in clinical practice. Today we are at a stage when practical sources of human interferon for clinical trials are finally being developed and it is becoming possible to produce quantities of interferon that — though still relatively modest — will allow a thorough evaluation of interferon’s clinical potential.

Keywords

Newcastle Disease Virus Cell Substrate Human Interferon Antiviral State Interferon Activity 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan Vilcek
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MicrobiologyNew York University School of MedicineNew YorkUSA

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