Definitions for "Aldesleukin"
A manufactured form of interleukin-2.
A manmade version of interleukin-2, a protein released by the immune system that helps fight bacteria, viruses, and some types of cancer cells.
A colony-stimulating factor that stimulates the production of blood cells, especially platelets, during chemotherapy. It is a cytokine that belongs to the family of drugs called hematopoietic (blood forming) agents. Also called interleukin-2 or IL-2.