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Chen PR , Balachandran S
Development of interferon gamma-based immunocytokines targeting renal cancer
Oncoimmunology. 2013 Jul;2(7) :e24964
PMID: WOS:000324588300004    PMCID: PMC 3782162   
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Advanced renal cancer is an incurable malignancy in need of novel therapeutic avenues. We have generated interferon (IFN)-based fusion antibodies (immunocytokines) that target CD70, a putative biomarker of renal cancer. These immunocytokines efficiently labeled renal cancer cells, and, when combined with the proteasome inhibitor bortezomib, killed them by activating a RIP1-dependent necrotic pathway.
Chen, Peirong Balachandran, Siddharth