Toxicity as a result of immunostimulation by biologics.

  title={Toxicity as a result of immunostimulation by biologics.},
  author={Elizabeth J Gribble and Pallavar V Sivakumar and Rafael Alonso Ponce and Steven D. Hughes},
  journal={Expert opinion on drug metabolism & toxicology},
  volume={3 2},
The immune system has evolved highly effective mechanisms of surveillance and defense against foreign pathogens, and is also thought to act in surveillance and suppression of cancer. Thus, a predominant goal of immune system-based therapies is to normalize or enhance the host immune response in the areas of infectious disease and oncology. This review considers general approaches used for therapeutic immunostimulation, alterations in immune response mechanisms that occur with these treatments… CONTINUE READING

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