Recombitant α2b-Interferon in the Management of Myelodysplastic Syndromes

  • S. M. Donohue
  • S. Lim
  • B. J. Boughton
Conference paper


Interferon treatment is effective in hairy cell and chronic granulocytic leukaemia although the exact mechanism of its antileukaemic action is uncertain. Since its cytoreductive, differentiation and immunoregulatory effects are potentially useful in myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), a therapeutic study was undertaken on this condition.


Myelodysplastic Syndrome Cytosine Arabinoside Hairy Cell Immunoregulatory Effect Queen Elizabeth Hospital 
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  • S. M. Donohue
  • S. Lim
  • B. J. Boughton

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