Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology

Cancer Vaccines

Editors: Savelyeva, Natalia, Ottensmeier, Christian (Eds.)

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  • ​Reviews novel approaches in the pre-clinical development of novel cancer vaccines
  • Summarizes the results of recent clinical evaluation
  • Describes new technologies and new cancer treatments
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This volume focuses on the laboratory and clinical experience with targeting viral onco-antigens, while also reviewing the approaches to targeting self-cancer antigens in cancers of non-viral origin, where self-tolerance has been a challenge. It emphasizes the importance of selecting the right vaccine platform to induce a successful immune response against cancer antigens. In addition, the volume discusses the advances made with genetic vaccines, including recent advances with  DNA vaccines and the rapid transition of mRNA vaccines from the laboratory to bedside. The new avenues opening up for cancer immunotherapy underline the importance of combinational approaches using cancer vaccines with costimulatory antibodies, which may dramatically improve cancer treatment.
This book is intended for all translational researchers and clinicians who aspire to develop novel vaccination approaches for cancer patients with unmet clinical needs.

About the authors

Dr. Natalia Savelyeva is a lecturer in cancer immunology in Southhampton Dr. Christian Ottensmeier is a professor of experimental medicine in Southhampton

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Cancer Vaccines
Editors
  • Natalia Savelyeva
  • Christian Ottensmeier
Series Title
Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology
Series Volume
405
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-23910-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-23910-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-23909-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-79552-2
Series ISSN
0070-217X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 210
Topics