2011

Experimental and Applied Immunotherapy

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ISBN: 978-1-60761-979-6 (Print) 978-1-60761-980-2 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

  2. T Cell Therapy: State-of-the-Art

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-33

      Extending the Use of Adoptive T Cell Immunotherapy for Infections and Cancer

  3. Non-T Cell Therapeutic Approaches

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 35-35

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 37-57

      B Lymphocytes in Cancer Immunology

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 59-83

      Monoclonal Antibody Therapy for Cancer

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 85-105

      Natural Killer Cells for Cancer Immunotherapy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 107-126

      Dendritic Cell-Based Cancer Vaccines: Practical Considerations

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 127-148

      Mesenchymal Stromal Cells: An Emerging Cell-Based Pharmaceutical

  4. T Cell Therapeutic Approaches

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 149-149

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 151-172

      Tumor-Specific Mutations as Targets for Cancer Immunotherapy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 173-194

      Counteracting Subversion of MHC Class II Antigen Presentation by Tumors

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 195-206

      Mechanisms and Implications of Immunodominance in CD8+ T-Cell Responses

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 207-228

      T Regulatory Cells and Cancer Immunotherapy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 229-249

      Negative Regulators in Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 251-278

      Genetically Engineered Antigen Specificity in T Cells for Adoptive Immunotherapy

  5. Non-Cellular Aspects of Cancer Immunotherapy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 279-279

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 281-305

      Cytokine Immunotherapy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 307-322

      Transcriptional Modulation Using Histone Deacetylase Inhibitors for Cancer Immunotherapy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 323-338

      Combining Cancer Vaccines with Conventional Therapies

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 339-355

      Combining Oncolytic Viruses with Cancer Immunotherapy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 357-388

      Radiation Therapy and Cancer Treatment: From the Basics to Combination Therapies that Ignite Immunity

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 389-408

      Assessing Immunotherapy Through Cellular and Molecular Imaging

  6. Transplantation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 409-409

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 411-430

      Allogeneic and Autologous Transplantation Therapy of Cancer: Converging Themes

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 431-442