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

viral therapy

(VY-rul THAYR-uh-pee)

Treatment using a virus that has been changed in the laboratory to find and destroy cancer cells without harming healthy cells. It is a type of targeted therapy. Also called oncolytic virotherapy, oncolytic virus therapy, and virotherapy.

2006-12-21

2008-09-23