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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Vacuna contra el melanoma

Melanoma vaccine (MEH-luh-NOH-muh VAK-seen)
A cancer vaccine prepared from human melanoma cancer cells. It can be used alone or with other therapy in treating melanoma.



 
 
Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.