Granulocyte/macrophage colony stimulating factor


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Related to Granulocyte/macrophage colony stimulating factor: M-CSF, G-CSF

Granulocyte/macrophage colony stimulating factor (GM-CSF)

A substance produced by cells of the immune system that stimulates the attack upon foreign cells. Used to treat prostate cancers as a genetically engineered component of a vaccine that stimulates the body to attack prostate tissue.
Mentioned in: Prostate Cancer
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