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More research is needed and the interferon beta protein will need safety clearance through trials before it can be used to treat patients.
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medical Definition of interferon beta
- Derived from genetically modified hamster cells, the drug is identical to the human body's own interferon beta, which acts to suppress wayward immune responses.
- —Scientific American, January 1999
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