What does tumor necrosis factor mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tumor necrosis factor, tumour necrosis factor, TNF(noun)

    a proinflammatory cytokine that is produced by white blood cells (monocytes and macrophages); has an antineoplastic effect but causes inflammation (as in rheumatoid arthritis)


  1. tumor necrosis factor(Noun)

    Any of several polypeptide hormones, produced by macrophages, that can destroy some cancer cells


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tumor necrosis factor in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tumor necrosis factor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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