14. Cytokines as Vaccine Adjuvants

  1. Manmohan Singh M. Pharm., Ph.D.
  1. Nejat K. Egilmez

Published Online: 2 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470134931.ch14

Vaccine Adjuvants and Delivery Systems

Vaccine Adjuvants and Delivery Systems

How to Cite

Egilmez, N. K. (2007) Cytokines as Vaccine Adjuvants, in Vaccine Adjuvants and Delivery Systems (ed M. Singh), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470134931.ch14

Editor Information

  1. Novartis Vaccines, Emeryville, California, USA

Author Information

  1. School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo/SUNY, Buffalo, New York, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 NOV 2006
  2. Published Print: 15 JUN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471739074

Online ISBN: 9780470134931



  • cytokines as vaccine adjuvants;
  • cytokines in DNA-based tumor vaccines;
  • liposomes and polymeric biodegradable particles


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Vaccines and Vaccine Adjuvants

  • Cytokines and their Potential as Vaccine Adjuvants

  • Biological Properties of Cytokines that have been Employed as Vaccine Adjuvants

  • Cytokines as Adjuvants in Infectious Disease Vaccination

  • Cytokines in Cancer Therapy

  • Cytokines as Adjuvants for Cellular Tumor Vaccines

  • Cytokines as Adjuvants for Protein- and Peptide-Based Tumor Vaccines

  • Cytokines in DNA-Based Tumor Vaccines

  • Cytokine Adjuvant Formulations

  • Future Directions

  • References