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NCI Drug Dictionary

NCI Drug Dictionary

  

4-peptide melanoma vaccine 
An emulsion of 4 melanoma peptides with potential immunomodulating and antineoplastic activities. Upon vaccination, 4-peptide melanoma vaccine may stimulate an immune response against 4 different melanoma associated antigens. This may lead to a reduction in tumor cell proliferation of cancer cells expressing these antigens. Check for active clinical trials or closed clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)