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IT

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for ITALY.

IT

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Italian Republic. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Italian bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Italy. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Italy. Each Italian region and province has its own code with the prefix "IT." For example, the code for the Province of Perugia is ISO 3166-2:IT-PG.
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According to the researchers, these findings, coupled with results from previous studies, suggest that treating certain HIV-infected people with a combination of antiretrovirals and an immunotoxin might help achieve sustained disease remission, in which HIV can be controlled or eliminated without a lifetime of antiretroviral therapy.
Recombinant anti-CD25 immunotoxin RFT5(SCFV)-ETA' demonstrates successful elimination of disseminated human Hodgkin lymphoma in SCID mice.
Immunotoxins are drugs created by linking an antibody to a portion of bacterial or plant toxin to destroy cells expressing the molecule to which the antibody binds.
The immunotoxins have lived up to their billing as cancer killers, but they also trigger changes in cells lining blood vessels.
In 2004, the company decided to focus its therapeutic activities on oncology and in December of that year in-licensed two anti-CD22 immunotoxin programs from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) -- GCR-3888 and GCR-8015.
In animal experiments, Roth has successfully treated metastases(cancer spread beyond the initial site) using an immunotoxin made from a monoclonal antibody against the tumor, and with a plant product called ricin, which inhibits protein synthesis; one molecule of ricin can kill a cancer cell.
Complete remissions in 3 of 12 patients with chemotherapy-refractory pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) during phase I testing of the anti-CD22 immunotoxin moxetumomab pasudotox (CAT-8015)- presented by Dr.
The in vitro cytotoxicity of Rap-hRS7 on Calu-3 human lung and PC-3 human prostate cancers was 50- and 30-fold higher than free RNase, and 10- to 20- fold more potent than an irrelevant immunotoxin.
The terms of the agreement call for Millennium and BZL to jointly develop the immunotoxin and radiolabeled products for the prostate cancer indication until a predetermined clinical decision point.
CAT-5001 is an immunotoxin fusion protein between a murine anti-mesothelin dsFv and the Pseudomonas exotoxin PE38.
Properties of New Immunotoxin Described in Blood Article -