The Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer (JITC) is the official journal of the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC). This open access, peer-reviewed journal not only serves as the global voice of the society, but also a targeted outlet for the publication of original research articles, literature reviews, position papers and discussion on all aspects of tumor immunology and cancer immunotherapy—from basic research to clinical application.
Today, more than ever before, the tremendous excitement in the field and the increased momentum brought about by the latest approvals of immunotherapy-based treatments in various cancer types has shown the clear need for the Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer, an outlet devoted to and created by today's leaders in the field.
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The tumor-permissive and immunosuppressive characteristics of tumor-associated macrophages (TAM) have fueled interest in therapeutically targeting these cells. In this context, the colony-stimulating factor 1 (CSF1)/colony-stimulating factor 1 receptor (CSF1R) axis has gained the most attention, and various approaches targeting either the ligands or the receptor are currently in clinical development. Emerging data on the tolerability of CSF1/CSF1R-targeting agents suggest a favorable safety profile, making them attractive combination partners...
Angiosarcomas are tumors of malignant endothelial origin that have a poor prognosis with a five-year survival of less than 40%. These tumors can be found in all age groups, but are more common in older patients; with the cutaneous form most common in older white men. Combined modality therapy including surgery and radiation appears to have a better outcome than each modality alone. When metastatic, agents such as liposomal doxorubicin, paclitaxel and ifosfamide have activity but it is short-lived and not curative. Immunotherapy targeting either...
Therapeutic efforts to engage the immune system against cancer have yielded exciting breakthroughs and a growing list of approved immune-based agents across a variety of disease states. Despite the early successes and durable responses associated with treatments such as immune checkpoint inhibition, there is still progress to be made in the field of cancer immunotherapy. The 31st annual meeting of the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC 2016), which took place November 11–13, 2016 in National Harbor, Maryland, showcased the latest advancements in basic, translational, and clinical research focused on cancer immunology and immunotherapy. Novel therapeutic...p>
From Bedside to Bench and Back Again | Boston on September 26-27, 2017 ------------------------------ Joseph Murphy PhD Director Charles River Laboratories Quincy MA ----------------------------
Regarding lymphatic endothelial cell-related cancer and post-transplant recipients. Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpes virus (KSHV or HHV-8) evades immune killing of tumor cells by relying on its immunomodulatory viral antigens. Organ donors in high seroprevalence ...
There is likely an unpublished cohort of patients throughout the world who were treated with ipilimumab prior to the introduction of nivolumab/ipilimumab combination and achieved an either complete remission or partial remission. These patients then ...
The case report presented here on advanced melanoma, in an elderly patient on page 810, indicates that despite of lack of prior ipilimumab treatment it cannot be excluded that subsequent observed astonishing treatment with nivolumab can partially be due ...
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