Daily Archives: January 5, 2019

A Virus-like Particle, with a high-density display of human HER2, expressed by S2 cells, induces potent anti-cancer responses

Overexpression of human epidermal growth factor receptor-2 (HER2) occurs in 20–30% of invasive breast cancers. Monoclonal antibody therapy is effective in treating HER2-driven mammary carcinomas, but its utility is limited by high costs, side effects and development of resistance. Active vaccination may represent a safer, more effective and cheaper alternative, […]