Cancer and COVID-19: on the quest for effective vaccines

Marwan Cheng Kuang Kwok, Edward F. Fritsch, Catherine J. Wu

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Cancer vaccine development has been historically fraught with difficulty, but tremendous progress has been made over the past 5 years. In this In Focus article, we reflect on the progress and challenges with vaccine development for cancers in general and for hematologic malignancies in particular, and suggest how our cancer vaccine experience can offer insight into COVID-19 vaccination.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)13-18
Number of pages6
JournalBlood Cancer Discovery
Issue number1
Early online date17 Dec 2020
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2021


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