Cell-mediated immunotherapy: a new approach to the treatment of malignant glioma.

@article{Yang2003CellmediatedIA,
  title={Cell-mediated immunotherapy: a new approach to the treatment of malignant glioma.},
  author={Liu Yang and Ka-yun Ng and Kevin O. Lillehei},
  journal={Cancer control : journal of the Moffitt Cancer Center},
  year={2003},
  volume={10 2},
  pages={138-47}
}
BACKGROUND The dismal prognosis for patients harboring intracranial gliomas has prompted an intensive search for effective treatment alternatives such as immunotherapy. Our increased knowledge in basic immunology, glioma immunobiology, and molecular biology may lead to the development of effective, rational immunotherapy approaches. METHODS The authors reviewed the literature on glioma immunology, the status of tumor vaccine therapy and on novel techniques to monitor the tumor-specific immune… CONTINUE READING

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