Published in Genetics and Environmental Business Week, March 16th, 2006
PEG-GM-CSF is a chemically modified version of the company's Leucotropin, a proprietary version of the white-blood-cell stimulating protein, granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor (GM-CSF). GM-CSF is a protein that stimulates the production of certain infection-fighting white blood cells, which can be depleted by radiation exposure thereby leaving patients susceptible to harmful infections.
An earlier CRTI-funded...
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