Immunotherapy of Malignant Melanomas

  • W. G. Dippold
  • K.-H. Meyer zum Büschenfelde
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Abstract

A large number of antigens on human melanoma cells have been identified by means of monoclonal antibody technology [18, 21]. The availability of monoclonal antibodies has rapidly led to clinical investigations. Experience with monoclonal antibodies in the treatment of patients with melanoma is limited [4, 9, 10, 12, 13, 17, 19] because only small groups of patients have been treated so far. According to these studies, treatment with ganglioside antibodies appears most promising.

Keywords

Oncol Histamine Sorting Neuroblastoma Diene 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • W. G. Dippold
    • 1
  • K.-H. Meyer zum Büschenfelde
    • 1
  1. 1.Medical ClinicUniversity of MainzMainzGermany

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