Published in Vaccine Weekly, August 9th, 1999
The experiment provides the first conclusive evidence that one dose of these cells, called dendritic cells, can prompt a strong immune response, and it suggests new ways of improving vaccines and protecting against cancer.
"We've shown for the first time that a single injection of mature dendritic cells can induce a significant level of immunity in people," said Rockefeller's Nina Bhardwaj, MD, PhD, associate professor...
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