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Schultze, unpublished). Similarly, the newly identified apoptosis inhibitor protein survivin has been recognized as a widely occurring tumor-associated antigen capable of inducing cytolytic specific CD8+ T cells in vitro [24, 47]. At least one peptide predicted by epitope deduction was shown to result from natural intracellular processing of survivin. 9 Prospect of Universal Tumor Antigens as a Clinical Target for Immunotherapy There are several reasons to consider that universal tumor-associated antigens, characterized by epitope deduction might offer a useful advance in the development of cellular immunotherapy.
Index TICD see tumor-induced cell death TILNs see tumor-infiltrated lymph nodes TILs see tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes TIMP see tumor inhibitor of metalloproteinase TLR family, PRR receptors 271 f. TNF see tumor necrosis factor TNF-a ±, dendritic cells 184 f. ±, MHC class I antigens 79 TNF-related activation induced cytokine receptor (TRANCE-R) 181 tolerance ±, central 211, 223 ±, immunobiological 206 f. ±, peripheral 263 toll-like receptors, dendritic cells 180 total body radiation 299 toxin moiety, immunotoxins 351 toxins ±, bacterial see bacterial toxins ±, chimeric see chimeric toxins ±, Coley's see Coley's toxins ±, diphteria see diphteria toxin ±, endo- see endotoxins ±, exo- see pseudomonas exotoxin ±, immuno- see immunotoxins ±, lympho- see lymphotoxins TRAIL-TRAIL receptor pathway, tumor microenvironment 112 TRANCE-R see TNF-related activation induced cytokine receptor transferrin receptor 361 transforming growth factor (TGF) 100 transforming growth factor (TGF)-b 119±125 ±, effects of IL-10 165 f.
R. and Greenberg, P. D. Melanocyte destruction after antigen-specific immunotherapy of melanoma: direct evidence of T cell-mediated vitiligo, J Exp Med 192: 1637±44, 2000. 7 Schultze, J. , Anderson, K. , Gilleece, M. , Gribben, J. G. and Nadler, L. M. A pilot study of combined immunotherapy with autologous adoptive tumour-specific T-cell transfer, vaccination with CD40-activated malignant B cells and interleukin 2, Br J Haematol 113: 455±60, 2001. 8 Rosenberg, S. ,Yang, J. , Schwartzentruber, D.