Levamisole, the story and the lessons.

  title={Levamisole, the story and the lessons.},
  author={W. K. Amery and Jan Bruynseels},
  journal={International journal of immunopharmacology},
  volume={14 3},
The history of the use of levamisole in man is summarized, from its start as an anthelmintic in the early sixties, through its world-wide recognition as an immunotropic agent especially in the seventies and early eighties, and its return to clinical prominence in 1989-90 as an effective adjuvant treatment for operable colon cancer. The knowledge accumulated from experimental tumour models and from clinical use in various types of cancer, supplemented with the recent evidence obtained from large… CONTINUE READING

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