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NCI Drug Dictionary

  

von Hippel-Lindau peptide vaccine 
A cancer vaccine composed of peptides derived from a tumor-associated protein encoded by a mutated Von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) oncogene. VHL peptide vaccine may stimulate a cytotoxic T cell response against tumor cells expressing the VHL tumor-associated protein. Check for active clinical trials or closed clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
Synonyms:VHL peptide vaccine
VHL Peptides