Combined chemoimmunotherapy of solid tumours: improving vaccines?

Abstract

Cytotoxic chemotherapy not only affects the tumour but also targets dividing lymphocytes, the very cells required to develop an immune response. Hence, chemo- and immunotherapy have been seen as antagonistic. It is now clear that the way a chemotherapeutic drug kills a tumour cell determines how that dying cell interacts with the immune system and whether… (More)

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@article{Nowak2006CombinedCO, title={Combined chemoimmunotherapy of solid tumours: improving vaccines?}, author={Anna K. Nowak and Richard A. Lake and Bruce W. S. Robinson}, journal={Advanced drug delivery reviews}, year={2006}, volume={58 8}, pages={975-90} }