Functional HPV-specific PD-1<sup>+</sup> stem-like CD8 T cells in head and neck cancer

Functional HPV-specific PD-1<sup>+</sup> stem-like CD8 T cells in head and neck cancer

Nature, Published online: 01 September 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-021-03862-z

An analysis of human papillomavirus (HPV)-specific CD8 T cells in patients with head and neck cancer identifies functional PD-1+TCF-1+CD8 T cells in the tumour with implications for therapeutic vaccination and PD-1 directed immunotherapy.
Source: Nature