Adjuvant Therapy Using Mistletoe Containing Drugs Boosts the T-Cell-Mediated Killing of Glioma Cells and Prolongs the Survival of Glioma Bearing Mice

@article{Schtterl2018AdjuvantTU,
  title={Adjuvant Therapy Using Mistletoe Containing Drugs Boosts the T-Cell-Mediated Killing of Glioma Cells and Prolongs the Survival of Glioma Bearing Mice},
  author={Sonja Sch{\"o}tterl and Stephan M Huber and Hans Lentzen and Michel Mittelbronn and Ulrike Naumann},
  journal={Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine : eCAM},
  year={2018},
  volume={2018}
}
Viscum album L. extracts (VE) are applied as complementary cancer therapeutics for more than one century. Extracts contain several compounds like mistletoe lectins (ML) 1-3 and viscotoxins, but also several minor ingredients. Since ML-1 has been described as one of the main active components harboring antitumor activity, purified native or recombinant ML-1 has been also used in clinical trials in the last years. The present study examined and compared the immunoboosting effects of three ML-1… Expand
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