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Glossary: vaccine therapy, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

vaccine therapy

(vak-SEEN THAYR-uh-pee)

A type of treatment that uses a substance or group of substances to stimulate the immune system to destroy a tumor or infectious microorganisms such as bacteria or viruses.

2004-08-24

2006-10-01

Treating and Preventing Cancer with VaccinesCancer VaccinesVacunas contra el cáncer