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Role of Thymostimulin (TP-1) as an Immunomodulator in Hodgkin’s Disease

  • Stephen Davis
  • Pietro Rambotti
  • Fausto Grignani
Part of the GWUMC Department of Biochemistry Annual Spring Symposia book series (GWUN)

Abstract

With the advent of effective chemotherapy and the introduction of megavoltage radiotherapy techniques, the relapse-free survival (RFS) in previously untreated Hodgkin’s disease has been radically prolonged (Faguet and Davis, 1982). It would appear that the prolonged RFS is, to various degrees, dependent on age, histological subtype, presence of constitutional symptoms, and extent of disease at presentation (Young et al., 1972).

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Skin Test Reactivity Serum Lysozyme Lysozyme Level Serum Lysozyme Level Migration Inhibitory Activity 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen Davis
    • 1
  • Pietro Rambotti
    • 1
  • Fausto Grignani
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto di Clinica MedicaUniversita di PerugiaItaly

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