Interaction of current cancer treatments and the immune system: implications for breast cancer therapeutics.

@article{Tan2008InteractionOC,
  title={Interaction of current cancer treatments and the immune system: implications for breast cancer therapeutics.},
  author={Peng Hong Tan and Amrit S Lota},
  journal={Expert opinion on pharmacotherapy},
  year={2008},
  volume={9 15},
  pages={2639-60}
}
Early diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer may account for the current improvement in the mortality of breast cancer. However, achieving a complete 'cure' is the holy grail of cancer medicine and, in many cases, cancer patients still succumb to their ultimate fate. There is therefore a need to devise innovative therapies to overcome this problem. To this end, many emerging therapies utilizing the immune system to eradicate the residues of disease have been described in the preclinical and… CONTINUE READING