chemosensitivity testing


chemosensitivity test·​ing
: the comparative testing of a variety of drugs for their effect on a sample of biopsied tissue (as of a tumor) or a cultured disease-causing microorganism taken from a patient to determine which drugs will provide the most effective therapy

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“Chemosensitivity testing.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jun. 2024.

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