sargramostim

noun

sar·​gram·​o·​stim sär-ˈgram-əs-təm How to pronounce sargramostim (audio)
: a granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor produced by recombinant DNA technology that is used especially following autologous bone marrow transplantation (as that used to treat non-Hodgkin lymphoma, acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or Hodgkin's lymphoma) to accelerate the division and differentiation of the transplanted bone marrow cells

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“Sargramostim.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sargramostim. Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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