NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,919 terms related to cancer and medicine.
- silicon phthalocyanine 4
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- A substance being studied in the treatment of cancer. When absorbed by cancer cells and exposed to light, it becomes active and kills the cancer cells. It is a type of photodynamic therapy agent.