Oncolytic virotherapy is an effective cancer treatment using a special virus, which is capable of finding and destroying cells of a malignant tumour in human body. Medicinal product is intramuscularly injected in a body. Virotherapy usually takes place on out-patients' basis pursuant to tailor-made treatment protocol and in accordance with the application guidelines. Average treatment period is 3 years during which a regular monitoring of analyses and patient observation takes place.
Cancer virotherapy is a treatment method that is gentle to a body and has minimum side effects. Most common side effect is slightly increased body temperature (up to 37.50C) lasting one to three days.