interleukin-2

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interleukin-2

[‚in·tər¦lük·ən ′tü]
(immunology)
A lymphokine secreted mostly by helper T lymphocytes that promotes the growth of T lymphocytes. Abbreviated IL-2.
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Metastatik renal hucreli karsinom ve metastatik melanom tedavisinde kullanilan insan kaynakli bir rekombinan IL-2 urunu olan Aldesleukin (Proleukin)'in, notrofil aktivasyonu araciligiyla kapiller sizinti sendromunda rol oynadigi dusunulmektedir.
The Phase III double-blind study randomised 676 patients with unresectable or metastatic melanoma who were previously treated with one or more of the following: aldesleukin, dacarbazine, temozolomide, fotemustine, or carboplatin.