Chapter 12. Immunological Aspects of Cancer

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., B.Ch. and
  2. Maeve O'Connor B.A.
  1. H. N. Green

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470719138.ch12

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Carcinogenesis: Mechanisms of Action

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Carcinogenesis: Mechanisms of Action

How to Cite

Green, H. N. (1959) Immunological Aspects of Cancer, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Carcinogenesis: Mechanisms of Action (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470719138.ch12

Author Information

  1. Department of Experimental Pathology and Cancer Research, University of Leeds, and Cancer Research Unit, University of Sheffield

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1959

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470722572

Online ISBN: 9780470719138

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Keywords:

  • immunological theory;
  • cancer;
  • polycyclic hydrocarbons;
  • tumours;
  • carcinogenesis

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Action of carcinogenic complexes

  • Local action of carcinogens

  • Cortisone and carcinogenesis

  • Tumour -enhancing factors

  • Tumour haemagglutinins

  • Lipoprotein deficiency and the cancer cell

  • Radiation, hormonal and virus -induced cancer

  • Immunological theory of human cancer

  • Properties of the cancer cell

  • Summary