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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms


lymphokine-activated killer cell  listen  (LIM-foh-kine-AK-tih-vay-ted KIH-ler sel)

  A white blood cell that is stimulated in a laboratory to kill tumor cells. Also called LAK cell.