Vol 6, No 1 (February 27, 2017): Translational Cancer Research (Focused Issue: Advances on Clinical Immunotherapy)

Review Article

Advances in clinical immunotherapy of melanoma
Kathryn B. Bollin, Morganna L. Freeman
Advances on immunotherapy in genitourinary and renal cell carcinoma
Gregory P. Botta, Eric Granowicz, Carrie Costantini
Advances on immunotherapy in breast cancer
Kanthi Athreya, Sonia Ali
Progress in gastrointestinal cancer immunotherapy
David J. Hermel, Melody H. Hermel, Darren S. Sigal
Immunotherapy in head and neck cancer
Xuemei Ye, Carrie Costantini
Checkpoint inhibitors in advanced lung cancer
Casie S. Shenoy, Michael P. Kosty
An update on immunotherapies including chimeric antigen receptor T-cells therapy and stem cell transplantation in chronic lymphocytic leukemia
Levanto G. Schachter, Anthony R. Mato
Novel immunotherapies and their role in the treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia
Andrew Pham, Noelle Frey
Updates in immunotherapy for acute myeloid leukemia
Emily Nagler, Marin Feldman Xavier, Noelle Frey
The role of novel immunotherapies in non-Hodgkin lymphoma
Allyson Pishko, Sunita D. Nasta
Treatments targeting Hodgkin’s lymphoma microenvironment—a review of immune checkpoint inhibitors
Ramni Khattar, Marin Feldman Xavier, Sunita Nasta
Immunotherapy in multiple myeloma
Irene M. Hutchins, Levanto G. Schachter,, Anuj K. Mahindra

Original Article

A microwell-based near-infrared fluorescence assay of DNA methylation
Ying Chen, Qian Sun, Jinke Wang
Zoledronic acid as potential efficacy application combined with icotinib for non-small cell lung cancer with bone metastases
Wenxian Wang, Zhengbo Song, Yiping Zhang
The abscopal effect induced by in situ-irradiated peripheral tumor cells in a murine GL261 brain tumor model
Junko Zenkoh, Ariungerel Gerelchuluun, Yuzi Wang, Yoshihiro Miwa, Tadao Ohno, Koji Tsuboi
Peritoneal metastasis in relation to outcome and therapeutic strategy in gastric cancer
Jia Wei, Yang Yang, Juan Du, Zhengyun Zou, Yaping Zhang, Nandie Wu, Qing Wang, Ling Yuan, Baorui Liu
Evaluation of DNA methylation in promoter regions of SFRP4 and ZAR1 in urine and plasma of women with cervical lesions
Rene Hoffstetter, Ismael Riquelme, Alejandra Andana, Carmen G. Ili, Kurt Buchegger, Hernán Vargas, Priscilla Brebi, Juan Carlos Roa
Identification the potential of stool-based SNCA methylation as a candidate biomarker for early colorectal cancer detection
Qinglan Yang, Shuiming Wang, Jiong Ma, Xiaowei Li, Xu Liu, Mengna Peng, Guangjie Liu, Yaping Wang, Heiying Jin, Yimei Fan
Axillary nodal prognostic impact of two-dimensional tumor heterogeneity flux in breast cancer: evaluation via dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging
Jean-Pierre Obeid, Radka Stoyanova, Youssef H. Zeidan
Aspirin inhibits the proliferation of canine mammary gland tumor cells in vitro and in vivo
Chao Yang, Jia Liu, Yingxue Wang, Jinjin Tong, Yuhong Wu, Yun Liu
The association between expression of hypoxia inducible factor-1α and multi-drug resistance of acute myeloid leukemia
Peipei Xu, Miao Wang, Ying Jiang, Jian Ouyang, Bing Chen
Axon guidance repulsant SEMA3F increases chemosensitivity to oxaliplatin and inhibits epithelial-mesenchymal transition of colorectal cancer cells
Min Fan, Lang Yang, Fang Li, Ya-Mei Sun, Zhi-Hang Zhou, Jing-Zhi Guan
USP11 promotes tumorigenesis and enhances MRI detection in breast cancer
Ling Yang, Mo Zhu, Xinxing Ma, Chunhong Hu
Effectiveness of cervical cancer therapy using neoadjuvant chemotherapy in combination with radical surgery: a meta-analysis
Yijie Fu, Tianmin Zhu, Hui Li
Clinicopathologic correlations of Golgi protein 73 and signal transducer and activator of transcription 3 expression in hepatocellular carcinoma
Huayu Yang, Haifeng Xu, Yanan Wang, Jinchun Zhang, Xinting Sang, Yilei Mao
Analysis of surgical treatment and prognostic factors for hepatocellular carcinoma with portal vein tumor thrombus
Jingyu Cao, Zusen Wang, Shengkun Wu, Yao Yu, Chengzhan Zhu, Liqun Wu
Comparison of clinicopathologic features and survival between patients with right-sided and left-sided stage III colon cancer
Min-Er Zhong, Bin Wu, Lai Xu, Yi Xiao, Guo-Le Lin, Hui-Zhong Qiu

Case Report

Treatment of recurrent epithelial ovarian carcinoma with single-agent apatinib
Yaqing Huang, Yun Xu, Xiaodong Li, Xiaohui Rui, Xiping Jiang, Fenghua Zhang, Jingting Jiang


The focused issue “Advances on Clinical Immunotherapy” was commissioned by the editorial office, Translational Cancer Research without any sponsorship or funding. Marin Feldman Xavier served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the focused issue.