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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms


nonspecific immunomodulating agent  listen  (non-speh-SIH-fik IH-myoo-noh-MOD-yoo-lay-ting AY-jent)

  A substance that affects the immune system in a general way and may help the body fight cancer, infection, or other diseases. Nonspecific immunomodulating agents include BCG and levamisole.