SMi Source Lesson Basics of Immunology of Cancer

  • SMi Source lesson Basics of Immunology of Cancer has the following microlearning topics

  • 1. Introduction: Basics of Immunology

    2. Cancer Immunosurveillance

    3. Cancer Immunoediting

    4. Knowledge Check: Theory of Cancer Immunoediting

    5. Knowledge Check: Tumor Cell Detection or Elimination Evasion

    6. Innate Versus Adaptive Immunity in Antitumor Responses

    7. Innate Tumor Immunity: Natural Killer Cells

    8. Innate Tumor Immunity: Macrophages

    9. Dendritic Cells and Antitumor Immunity

    10. Knowledge Check: Innate Immune Response to Tumor Cells

    11. Knowledge Check: Favorable Antitumor Response

    12. Induction of Adaptive T Cell Immunity

    13. Antigen Presentation and T Cell Activation

    14. Cytotoxic T Cells (CTLs) and Tumor Cell Killing

    15. CD4+ T Helper Cells and Tumor Immunity

    16. Knowledge Check: T cell Immunity

    17. Overview of Immunosuppressive Mechanisms

    18. Evasion of T Cell Recognition or Activation

    19. Knowledge Check: Tumor Cell Evasion Contributors

    20. Cancer Immunotherapy

    21. Adoptive T Cell Transfer

    22. Cancer Vaccines: Types of Cancer Vaccines

    23. Knowledge Check: Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor

    24. Knowledge Check: Sipuleucel-T

  • Lesson Basics of Immunology of Cancer teaches these concepts

  • Basics of Immunology

    Introduction: Basics of Immunology

    Welcome and Introduction


    immuno oncology

  • Lesson Basics of Immunology of Cancer addresses these key points

  • Concepts in Cancer Immunology

    • Cancer immunosurveillance
    • Cancer immunoediting

     Innate Immunity

    • Innate versus adaptive immunity
    • Elements of the innate response

     Adaptive T Cell Immunity

    • Induction of T cell immunity
    • Cytotoxic T cells and tumor immunity
    • T helper cells and tumor immunity

     Suppression of Tumor Immunity

    • Immunosuppressive factors and cells
    • Induction of dendritic cell dysfunction
    • Evasion of T cell recognition and activation

     Cancer Immunotherapy

    • Overview
    • Immune checkpoint inhibitors
    • Adoptive T cell transfer
    • Therapeutic cancer vaccines
  • Lesson Basics of Immunology of Cancer has these illustrations

  • Graphic of various cells.