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Systemic Immunity Is Required for Effective Cancer Immunotherapy

Overview of attention for article published in Cell, January 2017
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11 news outlets
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2 blogs
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235 tweeters
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8 Facebook pages

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452 Mendeley
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Title
Systemic Immunity Is Required for Effective Cancer Immunotherapy
Published in
Cell, January 2017
DOI 10.1016/j.cell.2016.12.022
Pubmed ID
Authors

Matthew H. Spitzer, Yaron Carmi, Nathan E. Reticker-Flynn, Serena S. Kwek, Deepthi Madhireddy, Maria M. Martins, Pier Federico Gherardini, Tyler R. Prestwood, Jonathan Chabon, Sean C. Bendall, Lawrence Fong, Garry P. Nolan, Edgar G. Engleman, Spitzer, Matthew H., Carmi, Yaron, Reticker-Flynn, Nathan E., Kwek, Serena S., Madhireddy, Deepthi, Martins, Maria M., Gherardini, Pier Federico, Prestwood, Tyler R., Chabon, Jonathan, Bendall, Sean C., Fong, Lawrence, Nolan, Garry P., Engleman, Edgar G.

Abstract

Immune responses involve coordination across cell types and tissues. However, studies in cancer immunotherapy have focused heavily on local immune responses in the tumor microenvironment. To investigate immune activity more broadly, we performed an organism-wide study in genetically engineered cancer models using mass cytometry. We analyzed immune responses in several tissues after immunotherapy by developing intuitive models for visualizing single-cell data with statistical inference. Immune activation was evident in the tumor and systemically shortly after effective therapy was administered. However, during tumor rejection, only peripheral immune cells sustained their proliferation. This systemic response was coordinated across tissues and required for tumor eradication in several immunotherapy models. An emergent population of peripheral CD4 T cells conferred protection against new tumors and was significantly expanded in patients responding to immunotherapy. These studies demonstrate the critical impact of systemic immune responses that drive tumor rejection.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 9 2%
France 3 <1%
United Kingdom 3 <1%
Israel 2 <1%
China 2 <1%
Sweden 2 <1%
Japan 2 <1%
Germany 1 <1%
Australia 1 <1%
Other 5 1%
Unknown 422 93%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 149 33%
Student > Ph. D. Student 118 26%
Other 35 8%
Student > Master 33 7%
Student > Bachelor 28 6%
Other 89 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 155 34%
Immunology and Microbiology 93 21%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 67 15%
Medicine and Dentistry 64 14%
Unspecified 25 6%
Other 48 11%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 230. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 23 December 2017.
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#34,019
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Outputs from Cell
#199
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Outputs of similar age
#2,732
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Outputs of similar age from Cell
#14
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