Quantitative and qualitative analysis of tumor-associated CD4+ T cells

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Abstract

CD4+ T cells comprise a significant portion of tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes. Different subsets of CD4+ T cells exist they exert different effector functions in tumor immunity depending on the cytokines produced going from antitumor to pro-tumor. Methods that use small aliquots of cells to identify ex vivo the frequency and functional orientation of tumor-specific CD4+ T cells in the blood and visualization of the presence of different CD4+ T cell subsets and their localization at the tumor site are valuable tools to determine their clinical impact in neoplastic diseases.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMethods in Molecular Biology
PublisherHumana Press Inc.
Pages37-51
Number of pages15
Volume1393
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 1 2016

Publication series

NameMethods in Molecular Biology
Volume1393
ISSN (Print)10643745

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T-Lymphocytes
T-Lymphocyte Subsets
Neoplasms
Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocytes
Immunity
Cytokines

Keywords

  • Antigen-specific CD4 T cell frequency
  • Antitumor cytokine
  • CD4 T cells
  • GATA-3
  • Pro-tumor cytokine
  • T-bet
  • Th subsets
  • Tumor antigens

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics

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Di Lullo, G., De Monte, L., Doglioni, C., & Protti, M. P. (2016). Quantitative and qualitative analysis of tumor-associated CD4+ T cells. In Methods in Molecular Biology (Vol. 1393, pp. 37-51). (Methods in Molecular Biology; Vol. 1393). Humana Press Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-3338-9_4

Quantitative and qualitative analysis of tumor-associated CD4+ T cells. / Di Lullo, Giulia; De Monte, Lucia; Doglioni, Claudio; Protti, Maria Pia.

Methods in Molecular Biology. Vol. 1393 Humana Press Inc., 2016. p. 37-51 (Methods in Molecular Biology; Vol. 1393).

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Di Lullo, G, De Monte, L, Doglioni, C & Protti, MP 2016, Quantitative and qualitative analysis of tumor-associated CD4+ T cells. in Methods in Molecular Biology. vol. 1393, Methods in Molecular Biology, vol. 1393, Humana Press Inc., pp. 37-51. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-3338-9_4
Di Lullo G, De Monte L, Doglioni C, Protti MP. Quantitative and qualitative analysis of tumor-associated CD4+ T cells. In Methods in Molecular Biology. Vol. 1393. Humana Press Inc. 2016. p. 37-51. (Methods in Molecular Biology). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-3338-9_4
Di Lullo, Giulia ; De Monte, Lucia ; Doglioni, Claudio ; Protti, Maria Pia. / Quantitative and qualitative analysis of tumor-associated CD4+ T cells. Methods in Molecular Biology. Vol. 1393 Humana Press Inc., 2016. pp. 37-51 (Methods in Molecular Biology).
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