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.

recombinant vaccinia prostate-specific antigen vaccine
A vaccine consisting of recombinant vaccinia virus encoding prostate specific antigen (PSA). Vaccination with recombinant vaccinia prostate-specific antigen vaccine stimulates the host immune system to mount a cytotoxic T-cell response against tumor cells expressing PSA. Check for active clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
Synonyms:Prostate Specific Antigen Expressing Vaccinia Virus Vaccine
rV-PSA
RV-PSA (RECOMB VACCINIA/PSA-CV-1)
rV-PSA vaccine
vaccinia prostate-specific antigen vaccine
Vaccinia PSA Vaccine
vaccinia-prostate-specific antigen vaccine
Vaccinia-PSA Vaccine
Abbreviation:VPSA