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Mechanisms of tumor immunity

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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cancer -- Immunological aspects.,
  • Cellular immunity.,
  • Neoplasms -- Immunology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Ira Green, Stanley Cohen, Robert T. McCluskey.
    SeriesBasic and clinical immunology, A Wiley medical publication
    ContributionsGreen, Ira., Cohen, Stanley, 1937-, McCluskey, Robert T.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC268.3 .M4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 320 p. ;
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4902770M
    ISBN 100471324817
    LC Control Number76048047

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Mechanisms of tumor immunity. New York: Wiley, © (OCoLC) Online version: Mechanisms of tumor immunity. New York: Wiley, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ira Green; Stanley Cohen; Robert T McCluskey. Book Notes | 1 January Mechanisms of Tumor Immunity.

There is a need for a comprehensive review of recent research results in tumor immunology. This compilation of 12 papers from various authors, although excellent in several respects, suffers occasionally from a lack of continuity, boring repetitiveness, and variations in narrative.

Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy provides an up-to-date and comprehensive account of cancer immunity and immunotherapy.

It discusses our adaptive and innate immunity to cancer, the mechanisms underpinning our immune response, current approaches to cancer immunotherapy, and how tumour and host responses can circumvent effective anti-cancer immunity.

Mechanisms of tumor immunity. An overview. Cohenand M. Cohen. Copyright and License information. Copyright notice.

This article has been cited byother articles in PMC. Abstract. The involvement of the immune system in the host response to tumors is complex and involves both lymphocytes and lymphocyte-derived mediators, as well as inflammatory cells and various other Cited by: 9.

There has been major growth in understanding immune suppression mechanisms and its relationship to cancer progression and therapy. This book highlights emerging new principles of immune suppression that drive cancer and it offers radically new ideas about.

These “first-in-class” treatments reflect the substantive progress that basic and translational scientists have made towards understanding the mechanisms underlying protective tumor immunity in cancer patients Immunotherapies were first explored at the turn of the twentieth century, but the crafting of potent treatments required more.

Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy provides an up-to-date and comprehensive account of cancer immunity and immunotherapy. It discusses our adaptive and innate immunity to cancer the mechanisms underpinning our immune response current approaches to cancer immunotherapy and how tumour and host responses can circumvent effective anti-cancer immunity.

This book systematically reviews the most important findings on cancer immune checkpoints, sharing essential insights into this rapidly evolving yet largely unexplored research book offers a valuable resource for researchers in the cancer immunotherapy field. Paul Ehrlich () First to conceive of the concept of Cancer Immunosurveillance.

Predicted that cancer would occur at incredible frequency if host defenses did not prevent the outgrowth of continuously arising cancer cells. Lewis Thomas () primary function of cellular to protect from neoplastic disease.

Recent advances in cancer immunology allow for a better understanding of the mechanisms tumors use to execute immune escape and of the relationship the tumor establishes with immune cells. About this book This book provides an overview on research in tumor immunology. It analyzes the molecular and cellular mechanisms of tumorgenesis and the instruments of the immune system that might be exploited for therapy.

This relatively compact book is a summary of contemporary thinking about cancer immunotherapy, with a focus on the relationship between tumors and the immune response of the host.

The book is edited by authorities on tumor biology and cancer immunotherapy and reflects the nascent synthesis of. Tumor immunology is the study ofTumor immunology is the study of: • • Effectors mechanisms in antiEffectors mechanisms in anti--tumor tumor immunity • Mechanisms of tumor evasion of theMechanisms of tumor evasion of the immune system • • Immunotherapy for tumors Immunotherapy for tumors.

• Defence mechanisms against tumors – NK cells, – CTL, – Macrophage – Macrophage mediated cytotoxicity MTC • Escape from immune surveillance • Immunodiagnosis of tumors • Immunotherapy against tumors 12/23/ Prof.

Muhammad Akram Hossain, 2 Tumor Immunity. Because of several valid (and some invalid) reasons, the research field of tumor immunology has been declining in popularity. The Simplistic dogmas, articles of faith, and theories of the late s and early s on the immuno­ logical mechanisms of the host-tumor interrelationships have frequently been refuted by some of the new developments in cancer biology, cancer biochem­ istry, and.

Those closely associated with immunology and neoplasia will find the anthology invaluable, but the book is also well suited to anyone with serious interest in new developments in medical science.

Although multiauthored, the book is carefully written and edited, with a minimum of overlap. Mechanisms of Tumor Immunity. JAMA. ;(16) Author: George H. Barrows. Accordingly, microenvironmental immunity that operates inside and around a tumor plays a crucial role in cancer development and progression.

The aim of the present volume is to compile reviews on innate and adaptive immune responses at the tumor microenvironment with emphasis on positive and negative outcomes that affect the progression of the.

Metastatic spread of tumour cells is the main cause of cancer-related deaths. Understanding the mechanisms of tumour-cell dissemination has, therefore, become an important focus for cancer by: Volume 1: Molecular Mechanisms. Elucidates autophagy’s association with numerous biological processes, including cellular development and differentiation, cancer, immunity, infectious diseases, inflammation, maintenance of homeostasis, response to cellular stress, and degenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson's, Huntington's, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and prion diseases/5(2).These mechanisms are presumably adaptations of the tumors that arise in response to the selection pressures of host immunity, and they may allow tumor cells to evade T cell–mediated immune responses.

2. Active Inhibition of Immune Responses Tumors may engage inhibitory mechanisms that suppress immune responses.