The Human Vaccines Project: A roadmap for cancer vaccine development.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Science translational medicine, Volume 8, Issue 334, p.334ps9 (2016)


Cancer vaccine development has been vigorously pursued for 40 years. Immunity to tumor antigens can be elicited by most vaccines tested, but their clinical efficacy remains modest. We argue that a concerted international effort is necessary to understand the human antitumor immune response and achieve clinically effective cancer vaccines.