Cancer vaccines are biological response modifiers. These vaccines work by stimulating or restoring the immune system’s ability to fight against infections and diseases.
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It is used either as stand-alone therapies or in combination with traditional cancer therapeutics such as chemotherapy and surgery. As cancer is often associated with high mortality rate and are resistant to traditional treatments like chemotherapy and radiation, this has led to the research and development of anti-cancer immunotherapies. The side effects of cancer vaccines may differ from person to person. The most commonly reported are inflation at the site of injection, fever, chills, nausea, blood pressure, and among others.
In global market, the following companies are covered:
Dendreon Corporation
NeoStem Oncology
ImmunoGen
Inovio Pharmaceuticals
Novartis
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