Immunostimulation in Cancer Patients

  • Yuichi Yamamura
  • Ichiro Azuma
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 166)


The studies on the cancer immunology and its application to the cancer immunotherapy in humans are attractive subjects for the immunologists and oncologists. However, in order to discuss the immunostimulation and its application to cancer patients, the following should be considered.


Survival Period Cancer Immunotherapy Mycolic Acid Adjuvant Activity Muramyl Dipeptide 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yuichi Yamamura
    • 1
  • Ichiro Azuma
    • 2
  1. 1.Osaka UniversityYamada-oka, Suita, Osaka 565Japan
  2. 2.Section of ChemistryInstitute of Immunological Science Hokkaido UniversityKita-ku, Sapporo 060Japan

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