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Atlas Effectors of Anti-Tumor Immunity

  • Mikhail V. Kiselevsky

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI
  2. Gianfranco Baronzio, Isabel Freitas
    Pages 25-43
  3. Irina Zh. Shubina, Olga V. Lebedinskaya, Evgenia O. Khalturina, Irina O. Chikileva, Mikhail V. Kiselevsky
    Pages 45-63
  4. Irina Zh. Shubina, Nadezhda P. Velizheva, Mikhail V. Kiselevsky
    Pages 65-72
  5. María I. Sada-Ovalle
    Pages 73-80
  6. Olga V. Lebedinskaya, Nelly K. Akchmatova, Irina O. Chikileva, Irina Zh. Shubina, Mikhail V. Kiselevsky
    Pages 81-99
  7. Irina Zh. Shubina, Lev V. Demidov, Irina O. Chikileva, Olga V. Lebedinskaya, Mikhail V. Kiselevsky
    Pages 101-110
  8. Irina O. Chikileva, Natalia Yu. Anisimova, Olga V. Lebedinskaya, Mikhail V. Kiselevsky, Vyacheslav M. Abramov
    Pages 111-159
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 161-161

About this book

Introduction

The “Atlas Effectors of Anti-Tumor Immunity” is a unique scientific publication, which includes major issues of up-to-date information about immunophenotype, morphology and function of main effectors of anti-tumor immunity presented in a reasonable format. The Atlas comprises a large number of illustrations presented by schemes and original micrographs demonstrating morphological features and ultrastructure of immunocompetent cells at various stages of differentiation. The volume includes data referring to the history of anti-tumor immunity effectors research, state of the art and perspectives for development of anti-cancer adoptive immunotherapy methods.

A special section of the Atlas describes cellular tumor microenvironment and micro-anatomy of carcinomas. Several parts include data about killer cells (natural killer T-cells, lymphokine-activated killers) and T-regulatory lymphocytes. A special chapter gives a wide-range description of antigen-presenting dendritic cells, methods of dendritic cell generation and development of DC-based vaccines for anti-tumor immunotherapy.

Co-authors of this book are expert scientists of major research centers of the USA and Europe, Atlas contents involves literature data analysis and results of long-term experimental and clinical studies. Atlas may be recommended as an additional study guide for medical and biology students and it may be interesting to experimental and clinical oncologists, immunologists, specialists of research and diagnostic centers.

Keywords

Antigen carcinoma cell immune response immunity immunology immunotherapy infectious disease lymphocytes tumor vaccine

Editors and affiliations

  • Mikhail V. Kiselevsky
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of Cell Immunity NN Blokhin Russian Cancer Research CenterRussian Academy of Medical SciencesMoscowRussia 115478

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