Identification of bacteria-derived HLA-bound peptides in melanoma

Identification of bacteria-derived HLA-bound peptides in melanoma

Nature, Published online: 17 March 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-021-03368-8

HLA peptidomic analysis identifies recurrent intracellular bacteria-derived peptides presented on HLA-I and HLA-II molecules in melanoma tumours, revealing how bacteria can modulate immune functions and responses to cancer therapies.
Source: Nature