Lymphotoxin — An immunologic hormone with anticarcinogenic and antitumor activity


Lymphotoxin, a glycoprotein lymphokine, possesses direct cytostatic and cytolytic activity for a wide variety of tumor cells. Lymphotoxin has been detected in the plasma from patients with neoplasia as well as individuals with various other diseases. Lymphokine preparations containing lymphotoxin activity can inhibit tumor growth in vivo, and recently… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00199172


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