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Mesh term Cyclosporine

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Cyclosporins

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A cyclic undecapeptide from an extract of soil fungi. It is a powerful immunosupressant with a specific action on T-lymphocytes. It is used for the prophylaxis of graft rejection in organ and tissue transplantation. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed).



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jenkins-FCD Prod-400 0f9a74600e4e79798f8fa6f545ea115f3dd948b2