lymphokine-activated killer cells
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lymphokine-activated killer cellsLAK cells, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
lymphokine-activated killer cellsCells artificially produced by incubating lymphocytes from cancer patients with INTERLEUKIN-2 (IL-2). The result is a class of natural-killer cells whose targets are not restricted to cells carrying particular antigens. They offer potential as treatment modalities.
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