Expansion and activation of natural killer cells for cancer immunotherapy.

@article{Cho2009ExpansionAA,
  title={Expansion and activation of natural killer cells for cancer immunotherapy.},
  author={Duck Hyung Cho and Dario Campana},
  journal={The Korean journal of laboratory medicine},
  year={2009},
  volume={29 2},
  pages={89-96}
}
Natural killer (NK) cells can kill a wide range of cancer cells and are a promising tool for cell therapy of cancer. NK cells cytotoxicity is regulated by a balance between stimulatory and inhibitory signals. Interleukin-2 is known to increase NK cell cytotoxicity. Although many cytokines have been studied in efforts to induce durable NK cell expansions… CONTINUE READING