active immuno-gene therapy

active immuno-gene therapy

[¦ak·tiv ‚im·yə·nō′jēn ‚ther·ə·pē]
(medicine)
Immuno-gene therapy in which the tumor is directly altered with cytokine genes in order to induce an endogenous reaction against it.
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