Encyclopedia of Cancer

2011 Edition
| Editors: Manfred Schwab

DETOX

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-16483-5_6652

Definition

Is cancer vaccine  adjuvant that consists of an oil droplet emulsion of monophosphoryl lipid A and mycobacterial cell wall skeleton. Used as a non-specific immunostimulant that may enhance the host immune response to certain  cancer vaccines.

 Breast Cancer Immunotherapy

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