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Precision T-cell therapy targets tumours

The T cells of the immune system can destroy tumours, but their activation can be inefficient. Vaccines that exploit tumour mutations elicit robust T-cell responses to tumours, with potential clinical benefits. See Letters p.217 & p.222

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Figure 1: Manipulating the immune response to tumours.


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