In Vitro Priming to Tumor-Associated Proteins

  • Susan L. Hand
  • Helga Bernhard
  • Eric S. Huseby
  • William D. Rubin
  • Mary L. Disis
  • Martin A. Cheever
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 417)


Cancer can be cured in mice by adoptive transfer of T cells specific for the malignant cells or by vaccination to tumor-specific antigens. The application of immunotherapy to the treatment of human cancer hinges on the identification of human tumor antigens to which specific immunity can be elicited.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Susan L. Hand
    • 1
  • Helga Bernhard
    • 1
    • 2
  • Eric S. Huseby
    • 1
  • William D. Rubin
    • 1
  • Mary L. Disis
    • 1
  • Martin A. Cheever
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Washington SeattleWashingtonUSA
  2. 2.University of MainzMainzGermany

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