Immune system modulators

Immune system modulators help the immune system work better.

They include the following drugs:

They also include man-made versions of proteins called interferon and interleukin. These proteins are normally made naturally in the body. They help control how the immune system works.

We have more information about these immune system modulators:

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Checkpoint inhibitors

Checkpoint inhibitors block signals that are stopping the immune system from attacking cancer cells.