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Methanol Extraction Residue of BCG (Code C1159)

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Preferred Name: Methanol Extraction Residue of BCG

Definition: A cell wall fraction of bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) obtained by menthol extraction with immunomodulating properties and potential use in cancer immunotherapy. (NCI04)

Label: Methanol Extraction Residue of BCG

NCI Thesaurus Code: C1159 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0065973  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
MER-BCG
MER BCG
MER of BCG
Methanol Extraction Residue of Bacillus Calmette-Guerin
Methanol Extraction Residue of BCG

External Source Codes: 
NSC Code 143769 (see NCI DTP info)
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 39495
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 39495 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0065973

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
code C1159
Legacy_Concept_Name Methanol_Extraction_Residue_of_BCG
Semantic_Type Immunologic Factor
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  

URL: https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ConceptReport.jsp?dictionary=NCI_Thesaurus&code=C1159

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