ONYX-015

A modified cold virus that selectively grows in and destroys certain types of cancer cells and leaves normal cells undamaged.

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  • Oncolytic virus — An oncolytic virus is a virus that preferentially infects and lyses cancer cells; these have obvious functions for cancer therapy, both by direct destruction of the tumour cells, and, if modified, as vectors enabling genes expressing anticancer… …   Wikipedia

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