NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,804 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- complement protein
- listen (KOM-pleh-ment PROH-teen)
- One of a group of about 20 proteins that is found in the blood and is important in fighting infections and other diseases.