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NCI Drug Dictionary

  

KLH-FITC 
A conjugate consisting of keyhole-limpet hemocyanin (KLH) and fluorescein isothiocyanate (FITC) with potential immunostimulating activity. Vaccination with KLH-FITC may elicit an immune response against fluorescein and the production of anti-fluorescein IgG antibodies. KLH, a natural protein isolated from the marine mollusk keyhole limpet, is an immunostimulant carrier protein. Check for active clinical trials or closed clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
Synonym:keyhole-limpet hemocyanin fluorescein isothiocyanate conjugate
Code name:EC90