NCI Drug Dictionary

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The NCI Drug Dictionary contains technical definitions and synonyms for drugs/agents used to treat patients with cancer or conditions related to cancer. Each drug entry includes links to check for clinical trials listed in NCI's List of Cancer Clinical Trials.

poly ICLC
A synthetic complex of carboxymethylcellulose, polyinosinic-polycytidylic acid, and poly-L-lysine double-stranded RNA. Poly ICLC may stimulate the release of cytotoxic cytokines and, by inducing interferon-gamma production, may increase the tumoricidal activities of various immunohematopoietic cells. Check for active clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
Synonyms:poly I:poly C with poly-1-lysine stabilizer
Polyinosinic-Polycytidylic Acid Stabilized with Polylysine and Carboxymethylcellulose
Polyriboinosinic-Polyribocytidylic Acid-Polylysine Carboxymethylcellulose
stabilized polyriboinosinic/polyribocytidylic acid
US brand name:Hiltonol