Published in Vaccine Weekly, June 14th, 2006
Scientists writing in the journal Vaccine report, "Tumor-associated antigens resulting from aberrant glycosylation, such as the SialylTn carbohydrate antigen, are overexpressed on cancer cells and provide potential targets for cancer vaccination. However, as T-cell-independent antigens carbohydrates are poorly immunogenic, and fail to induce memory. In order to increase the immunogenicity we...
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