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Immunotherapy

  • Th. Dorval

Abstract

Foley (1953) was the first to demonstrate that the immune system is capable of rejecting tumours. He showed that immunisation of mice against tumour cells prevented the uptake of lethal doses of tumour cells. This experiment opened the way for studies on immunotherapy for cancer in humans.

Keywords

Bone Metastasis Objective Response Rate Renal Cell Cancer Prospective Randomise Trial Active Immunotherapy 
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