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Chemical Pyrogens

Name Pyrogens
Definition Substances capable of increasing BODY TEMPERATURE and cause FEVER and may be used for FEVER THERAPY. They may be of microbial origin, often POLYSACCHARIDES, and may contaminate distilled water.
Curation Status No gene interactions have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D011749
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