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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms


Wobe-Mugos E  listen  (wobe-myoo-gos …)

  A mixture made from an extract of the calf thymus gland and enzymes (proteins that speed up chemical reactions in the body) from the papaya plant, the pancreas of cows, and the pancreas of pigs. It has been used in Europe as a treatment for a variety of cancers and for herpes virus infections.