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Decade in review—cancer immunotherapy

Entering the mainstream of cancer treatment

By November 2004, when the first issue of Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology was published, cancer immunotherapy had been successfully applied to the treatment of selected human cancers; however, dramatic progress in the following decade has moved immunotherapy from the sidelines of cancer treatment into the mainstream of modern oncology.

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Rosenberg, S. Entering the mainstream of cancer treatment. Nat Rev Clin Oncol 11, 630–632 (2014).

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