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velafermin

Known as: Recombinant FGF-20, Recombinant Human Fibroblast Growth Factor-20, rhFGF-20 
A recombinant human fibroblast growth factor-20 (rhFGF-20) protein with pro-proliferative activity. Velafermin stimulates DNA synthesis and cell… Expand
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2008
2008
Purpose: Velafermin (recombinant human fibroblast growth factor-20, rhFGF-20) has been shown to reduce the severity and duration… Expand
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2007
2007
Mucositis is a common, costly and unpleasant side effect of cancer chemotherapy and radiotherapy. Velafermin (FGF-20) has shown… Expand
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2007
2007
Goals of workThe objective of this study was to evaluate the safety and tolerability of velafermin in patients at risk of… Expand
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2007
Review
2007
Oral mucositis (OM) is a commonly occurring side effect in patients (pts) undergoing AHSCT. Velafermin, recombinant human… Expand
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2007
2007
AACR Annual Meeting-- Apr 14-18, 2007; Los Angeles, CA 3758 Oral mucositis is a debilitating side effect of chemotherapy and… Expand
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2006
2006
6537 Background: Oral mucositis (OM) is a commonly occurring side effect of high-dose chemotherapy (HDCT) in patients (pts… Expand
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2006
2006
Objective:To express and purify bioactive recombinant human fibroblast growth factor-20(rhFGF-20)protein and to prepare its… Expand
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2005
2005
  • Rajesh V Lalla
  • Current opinion in investigational drugs
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 21524627
CuraGen is developing velafermin (CG-53135), human fibroblast growth factor-20 administered intravenously, for the potential… Expand
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2005
2005
Oral mucositis (OM) is a treatment-limiting condition associated with myelosupressive chemotherapy and radiation therapy. The… Expand
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