Anti-cancer drugs originally derived from Vinca (periwinkle) plants. Drugs of this type include vincristine, vinblastine. See also chemotherapy.
The study of viruses and viral diseases.
A minute infective agent, which depends on the cell, it infects for its replication and survival.
Is there a term you would like to see included? Email us. Thank you for your feedback.
The information in this glossary is cited with permission from the Leukemia Research Foundation web site.