Cancer immunotherapy via dendritic cells

@article{Palucka2012CancerIV,
  title={Cancer immunotherapy via dendritic cells},
  author={Karolina Anna Palucka and Jacques Banchereau},
  journal={Nature Reviews Cancer},
  year={2012},
  volume={12},
  pages={265-277}
}
Cancer immunotherapy attempts to harness the power and specificity of the immune system to treat tumours. The molecular identification of human cancer-specific antigens has allowed the development of antigen-specific immunotherapy. In one approach, autologous antigen-specific T cells are expanded ex vivo and then re-infused into patients. Another approach is through vaccination; that is, the provision of an antigen together with an adjuvant to elicit therapeutic T cells in vivo. Owing to their… CONTINUE READING
Highly Influential
This paper has highly influenced 33 other papers. REVIEW HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL CITATIONS
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 13 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS