NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,179 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- TNF-related apoptosis-inducing ligand
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- A cell protein that can attach to certain molecules in some cancer cells and may kill the cells. TNF-related apoptosis-inducing ligand is being studied in the treatment of cancer. Also called Apo-2L, TRAIL, and tumor necrosis factor-related apoptosis-inducing ligand.