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Personalized Cancer Vaccines
Anna Azvolinsky | Apr 2, 2015
A dendritic cell vaccine targeting melanoma patients’ tumor-specific mutations can activate a broad range of cancer-fighting T cells.
Opinion: Making Cancer Vaccines Work
Abhishek Srivastava and Haval Shirwan | Mar 31, 2015
Armed with the right adjuvant system, vaccines are poised to tackle one of the world’s most intractable diseases.
Week in Review: June 23–27
Tracy Vence | Jun 27, 2014
Tracking chikungunya virus; reconsidering wood decay-based fungal classification; ASC specks spread inflammation; antibiotic tolerance in
; RIKEN review yields corrections
Targeted Brain Cancer Vaccine
Anna Azvolinsky | Jun 25, 2014
Mouse study demonstrates the ability of a cancer vaccine targeted against a specific oncogenic mutation to elicit a protective anti-tumor immune response.
Deploying the Body’s Army
Jamie Green and Charlotte Ariyan | Apr 1, 2014
Using patients’ own immune systems to fight cancer
A Universal Cancer Vaccine?
Cristina Luiggi | Apr 10, 2012
A vaccine that targets 90 percent of all cancers shows promise in early clinical trials.
Cancer Immunotherapy Pioneer Dies
Edyta Zielinska | Dec 2, 2011
Lloyd Old, a researcher and former administrator of two cancer research institutes, passed away this week.
Pox Vaccine Treats Liver Cancer
Cristina Luiggi | Nov 11, 2011
A genetically engineered smallpox vaccine improved the survival of liver cancer patients participating in a phase II clinical trial.