Immune therapy for ovarian cancer: Promise and pitfalls

Suzanne R. Thibodeaux, Tyler J. Curiel

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Abstract

This review covers immune and anatomic considerations specific for ovarian cancer immune therapy. Prior approaches and potential reasons for lack of better efficacy are discussed, along with newer approaches in pre-clinical and early clinical development. Potential means for future investigations and means to integrate immune with other approaches are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)102-119
Number of pages18
JournalInternational Reviews of Immunology
Volume30
Issue number2-3
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 1 2011

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Keywords

  • Ovarian cancer
  • immune therapy
  • immunity
  • review

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Immunology

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