Rekindling cancer vaccines

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Interest in cancer vaccines is being reignited by a greater understanding of tumor immunology and the potential of combining immunogens with new breakthrough immunotherapies.

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Figure 1: Stimulatory and inhibitory factors in the cancer-immunity cycle.
Figure 2: Somatic mutation burden by cancer.

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  • 02 November 2016

    In the version of this article initially published, on p.1024, middle column, the quote, “We have ipilimumab....” should have read, “We have tremelimumab....” The error has been corrected in the HTML and PDF versions of the article.


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Branca, M. Rekindling cancer vaccines. Nat Biotechnol 34, 1019–1024 (2016) doi:10.1038/nbt.3690

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