NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,926 terms related to cancer and medicine.

Browse the dictionary by selecting a letter of the alphabet or by entering a cancer-related word or phrase in the search box.

coactivated T cell
(koh-AK-tih-vay-ted … sel)
A T cell that has been coated with monoclonal antibodies to enhance its ability to kill tumor cells.