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NCI Drug Dictionary

  

lenograstim 
A glycosylated form of a recombinant therapeutic agent which is chemically identical to or similar to an endogenous human granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF). Produced endogenously by monocytes, fibroblasts, and endothelial cells, G-CSF binds to and activates specific cell surface receptors, stimulating neutrophil progenitor proliferation and differentiation and selected neutrophil functions. Check for active clinical trials or closed clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
Synonyms:Glycosylated Recombinant G-CSF
Glycosylated Recombinant Granulocyte Colony Stimulating Factor
US brand name:Granocyte