Tilorone Hydrochloride: Mode of Action

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Science  18 Sep 1970:
Vol. 169, Issue 3951, pp. 1214-1215
DOI: 10.1126/science.169.3951.1214


An antiviral serum component is found in mice treated orally with tilorone hydrochloride. The active material fulfills sufficient biological criteria to be classified as an interferon.