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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms



interleukin-13 PE38QQR immunotoxin  listen  (in-ter-LOO-kin … IH-myoo-noh-TOK-sin)

  A substance being studied in the treatment of cancer. It is made by combining interleukin-13 with a toxin from Pseudomonas bacteria. It is a type of recombinant chimeric protein.