NCI Drug Dictionary

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.

ex vivo-expanded autologous T cells IMA101
A preparation of autologous cytotoxic T lymphocytes, specifically recognizing certain tumor-associated antigens (TAAs), with potential antineoplastic activity. The endogenous T cells are isolated, expanded ex vivo, and reintroduced back into the patient. Upon administration, the ex vivo-expanded autologous T cells IMA101 target and kill tumor cells. The T cells are analyzed beforehand for their ability to specifically recognize certain TAAs, based on a proprietary antigen warehouse. Check for active clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)

Synonym:IMA101 T cells
US brand name:ACTolog IMA101
Code name:IMA101