NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,811 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.

immunotoxin
(IH-myoo-noh-TOK-sin)
An antibody linked to a toxic substance. Some immunotoxins can bind to cancer cells and kill them.