Biologics are complex mixtures of genetically engineered proteins and cells made from living organisms or contain components of living organisms.
Many biologics are produced using recombinant DNA technology and target specific sites.
Biological therapy includes a wide range of products such as vaccines, blood derived products, allergenics and recombinant proteins.
Biologic drugs are sometimes referred to as biologic response modifiers. They are used to treat many serious and chronic illnesses.
Common Diagnoses for Biologics:
- Autoimmune diseases
- Cancers (Leukemia, Lymphoma)
- Crohn Disease
- Familial Hypercholesterolemia
- Hepatitis C
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Ulcerative Colitis