CCCZ Research Area – Tumor Immunology

Focus topics

  • Innate and adaptive immune defense against cancer
  • Tumor microenvironment
  • Metastasis
  • Immunotherapy
  • Therapy resistance
  • Immune biomarkers

Specific Aims

  • Understand the mutual interaction and impact of cancer and the immune system
  • Identify potential immune response-related therapeutic targets and validate those with preclinical models
  • Discover immune response-related biomarkers for progression and response to therapy
  • Develop novel or improve existing immune therapies for cancer

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