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NCI Drug Dictionary

NCI Drug Dictionary

  

leridistim 
A recombinant chimeric dual G-CSF and IL-3 receptor agonist. Leridistim binds with high affinity to both the interleukin-3 (IL-3) and granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) receptors, thereby stimulating the production and maturation of neutrophils, platelets, and lymphocytes after chemotherapy. Check for active clinical trials or closed clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
Synonym:Myelopoietin
Abbreviation:MPO
Code name:SC-70935