Advances in Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy

ISBN: 978-1-4614-8808-8 (Print) 978-1-4614-8809-5 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix

  2. Immune Activation, Suppression and Manipulation of the Immune Antitumor Response

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-17

      Myeloid-Derived Suppressor Cells in Cancer

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      Pages 19-35

      The Role of B Cells in Shaping the Antitumor Immune Response

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      Pages 37-56

      Heat-Shock Protein-Based Cancer Immunotherapy

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      Pages 57-66

      Activation of NK Cell Responses and Immunotherapy of Cancer

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      Pages 67-82

      Induction of Tumor Immunity by Targeted Inhibition of Nonsense-Mediated mRNA Decay

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      Pages 83-105

      Employing T Cell Homeostasis as an Antitumor Strategy

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      Pages 107-122

      Adoptive Cell Therapy of Systemic Metastases Using erbB-2-Specific T Cells Redirected with a Chimeric Antibody-Based Receptor

  3. Evolving Clinical Immunotherapeutic Strategies

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      Pages 123-123

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      Pages 125-147

      Immunotherapy in Renal Cell Carcinoma

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      Pages 149-182

      Adoptive T-Cell Transfer as a Clinical Antitumor Strategy for Hematologic Malignancies

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      Pages 183-211

      Bifunctional Antibodies: Preclinical and Clinical Applications

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      Pages 213-235

      Clinical Development of Antibody-Fusion Proteins for Cancer Therapy

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      Pages 237-273

      Immunologic Outcomes of Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation: Graft-Versus-Host and Graft-Versus-Leukemia Responses and Implications for Future Therapy

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      Pages 275-321

      The Immune System in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma: Interactions and Therapeutic Opportunities

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      Pages 323-341

      T Cell Co-regulatory Signals and Their Role in Cancer Therapy

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      Pages 343-363

      Assessment of Immune Response in Biotherapy Trials and Clinical Endpoints

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 365-371