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- (TOO-mer MAH-dul) Cells, tissues, or animals used to study the development and progression of cancer, and to test new treatments before they are given to humans. Animals with transplanted human tumors or other tissues are called xenograft models.
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- allogeneic stem cell transplantation, autologous stem cell transplantation, graft-versus-host disease, GVHD, placental blood transplantation, stem cell, syngeneic stem cell transplantation, transfusion, umbilical cord blood, xenograft