Special Issue "Advances in Acute Myeloid Leukemia"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 May 2020.
2. University of Antwerp, Vaccine & Infectious Disease Institute, Laboratory of Experimental Hematology, Tumor Immunology Group, Antwerp, Belgium
Interests: acute myeloid leukemia; immunotherapy; dendritic cell vaccines; CAR-T cells
Interests: acute myeloid leukemia; CD33; clinical trials; immunotherapy
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals
The prognosis of adult patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) remains poor. The 5-year overall survival rate of AML is approximately 25%, a statistic that has largely remained unchanged over the last decades. In recent years, we have witnessed the advent of several new treatments including targeted therapies, monoclonal antibodies and other immunotherapies. The rapid discovery of novel treatments along with advances in supportive care justify the expectation that the outcomes of AML patients can be finally improved in the near future.
The focus of this Special Issue is to highlight these new advances in the treatment of AML.
Dr. Sébastien Anguille
Dr. Roland B. Walter
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- acute myeloid leukemia
- targeted therapies
- monoclonal antibodies
- gene-modified T cells