CHUM Research Centre
Department of microbiolgy, infectiology and immunology, University of Montreal
514 890-8000, ext. 12732
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Cancer, oncolytic viruses, immunotherapy, anti-cancer vaccination, breast cancer, leukemia.
Our research team studies the use of oncolytic viruses for cancer immunotherapy.
More specifically, our research program includes 3 main facets:
- The use of oncolytic viruses as platforms for personalized anti-cancer vaccination
- The development of novel vaccination strategies using oncolytic viruses and bacteria
- The study of the role of the immunoproteasome for the immunotherapeutic activity of oncolytic viruses