Chapter 6. Antigen-Specific Cancer Immunotherapy: HPV-Associated Cervical Cancer as a Model System

  1. Rimas Orentas PhD3,
  2. James W. Hodge PhD4 and
  3. Bryon D. Johnson PhD5
  1. Shaw-Wei D. Tsen1,
  2. Chien-Fu Hung1 and
  3. T.-C. Wu MD, PhD2

Published Online: 1 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470170113.ch6

Cancer Vaccines and Tumor Immunity

Cancer Vaccines and Tumor Immunity

How to Cite

Tsen, S.-W. D., Hung, C.-F. and Wu, T.-C. (2008) Antigen-Specific Cancer Immunotherapy: HPV-Associated Cervical Cancer as a Model System, in Cancer Vaccines and Tumor Immunity (eds R. Orentas, J. W. Hodge and B. D. Johnson), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470170113.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Departments of Pediatrics, Medicine, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Medical College of Wisconsin and the Children's Research Institute, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA

  2. 4

    Department of Medical Biology, University of Tennessee Medical Center and Laboratory of Tumor Immunology and Biology, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA

  3. 5

    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin and the Children's Research Institute, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin., Milwaukee, WI, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA

  2. 2

    Departments of Pathology, Oncology, Obstetrics and Gynecology and Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 MAR 2007
  2. Published Print: 22 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470074749

Online ISBN: 9780470170113

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Keywords:

  • antigen-specific cancer immunotherapy;
  • antigen-specific CTL responses;
  • DNA-based therapeutic HPV (human papillomavirus) vaccines

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Strategies to Enhance DNA Vaccine Potency

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References