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Personalized Cancer Vaccines Get a Boost to Increase Efficacy

News   Mar 06, 2018 | Original story from the Wyss Institute

 
Personalized Cancer Vaccines Get a Boost to Increase Efficacy

This scanning electron micrograph image shows the MSR-PEI scaffold presenting tumor-expressed peptides. After injection under the skin of mice the biomaterial is filling with dendritic cells that can be seen here as the small round shapes interacting with the spikey scaffold structure. Credit: Wyss Institute at Harvard University

 
 
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