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Biologic therapy (immunotherapy) for kidney cancer ...

... The main immunotherapy drugs used in kidney cancer are cytokines
(man-made versions of natural proteins that activate the immune system). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kidneycancer/detailedguide/kidney-cancer-adult-treating-immunotherapy

Non-specific cancer immunotherapies and adjuvants

... or it can be combined with chemotherapy or with other cytokines such as ... This
cytokine causes the bone marrow to make more of certain types of ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/immunotherapy/cancer-immunotherapy-nonspecific-immunotherapies

Immunotherapy for melanoma skin cancer

... Man-made versions of cytokines, such as interferon-alfa and interleukin-2
(IL ... Side effects of cytokine therapy may include flu-like symptoms such as ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/skincancer-melanoma/detailedguide/melanoma-skin-cancer-treating-immunotherapy

Fatigue and cancer: Role of immune mediators

... In animal model, tumor-associated production of proinflammatory cytokines
associated with reduced ... ANS Genetic factors SNPs in cytokine genes ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@behavioralresearchcenter/documents/document/acspc-036237.pdf

Immunotherapy for melanoma skin cancer

... Cytokines for advanced melanoma. Cytokines are proteins in the body
that “turn on” the immune system. Man-made versions ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/skincancer-melanoma/overviewguide/melanoma-skin-cancer-overview-treating-immunotherapy

Cancer Immunotherapy

... or it can be combined with chemotherapy or with other cytokines such as ... This
cytokine causes the bone marrow to make more of certain types of ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003013-pdf.pdf

Biological therapy or immunotherapy for Waldenstrom ...

... Cytokines are hormone-like proteins normally made by white blood cells to
help the immune system fight infections. Interferon is a cytokine that can ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/waldenstrommacroglobulinemia/detailedguide/waldenstrom-macroglobulinemia-treating-biologicaltherapy-immunotherapy

Cancer Glossary

... They make cytokines and play a large role in the immune response against
viruses, transplanted organs and tissues, and cancer cells. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=t

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... (cytokines, growth & angiogenic factors, proteases, etc.) young skin cells old
skin cells ... EZH2 Inflammatory Activation Cytokine patterns, CRP ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@behavioralresearchcenter/documents/document/acspc-036243.pdf

Treatment choices by stage for kidney cancer | American ...

... This would likely be followed by systemic therapy, which might consist of one
of the targeted therapies or cytokine therapy (interleukin-2). More ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kidneycancer/detailedguide/kidney-cancer-adult-treating-by-stage