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2012-03-06 12:07:57

Researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania report this month in Cancer Research a universal approach to personalized cancer therapy based on T cells.

2012-02-14 11:25:52

At the most basic level, the immune system must distinguish self from non-self, that is, it must discriminate between the molecular signatures of invading pathogens (non-self antigens) and cellular constituents that usually pose no risk to health (self-antigens).

2011-11-08 21:17:52

At first it sounds like good news: The body's own immune system gets active in almost every cancer – however, not necessarily for the benefit of the patient.

2011-06-21 07:30:03

Mayo Clinic investigators cured well-established prostate tumors in mice using a human vaccine with no apparent side effects.

2011-05-04 00:00:03

Advaxis Incorporated, a development stage biotechnology company, is poised for a major advancement if their Phase II cervical cancer vaccine data reflects the same optimistic survival data from prior Phase I data. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 02, 2011 Advaxis Incorporated, a development stage biotechnology company, is poised for a major advancement if their Phase II cervical cancer vaccine data reflects the same optimistic survival data from prior Phase I data.

2011-04-28 00:15:44

Like brainy bookworms unprepared for the rough and tumble of post-graduation life, white blood cells trained by scientists to attack tumors tend to fade away quickly when injected into cancer patients.


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