Protective Vaccination against Papillomavirus-Induced Skin Tumors under Immunocompetent and Immunosuppressive Conditions: A Preclinical Study Using a Natural Outbred Animal Model

Abstract

Certain cutaneous human papillomaviruses (HPVs), which are ubiquitous and acquired early during childhood, can cause a variety of skin tumors and are likely involved in the development of non-melanoma skin cancer, especially in immunosuppressed patients. Hence, the burden of these clinical manifestations demands for a prophylactic approach. To evaluate… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1003924

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@inproceedings{Vinzn2014ProtectiveVA, title={Protective Vaccination against Papillomavirus-Induced Skin Tumors under Immunocompetent and Immunosuppressive Conditions: A Preclinical Study Using a Natural Outbred Animal Model}, author={Sabrina E Vinz{\'o}n and Ilona Braspenning-Wesch and Martin M{\"u}ller and Edward Kenneth Geissler and Ingo Nindl and Hermann-Josef Gr{\"o}ne and Kai Sch{\"a}fer and Frank R{\"o}sl}, booktitle={PLoS pathogens}, year={2014} }