Category: | Immunology | Oncology

Cancer Immunotherapy : Immune Suppression and Tumor Growth

ISBN: 9780123942968 | Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences |



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Cancer Immunotherapy : Immune Suppression and Tumor Growth


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There has been major growth in understanding immune suppression mechanisms and its relationship to cancer progression and therapy. This book highlights emerging new principles of immune suppression that drive cancer, and it offers radically new ideas about how therapy can be improved by attacking these principles. Following work that firmly establishes immune escape as an essential trait of cancer, recent studies have now defined specific mechanisms of tumor immune suppression. It also demonstrates how attacking tumors with molecular targeted therapeutics or traditional chemotherapeutic drugs can produce potent anti-tumor effects in preclinical models. This book provides basic, translational, and clinical cancer researchers with an indispensable overview of immune escape as a critical trait in cancer and how applying specific combinations of immunotherapy and chemotherapy to attack this trait may radically improve the treatment of advanced disease.

AuthorGeorge C. Prendergast - Elizabeth M. Jaffee
PublisherElsevier - Health Sciences
Weight1.86 kg


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