25th November 2016

Useful Links

Sources of information

Current Trial: Investigation of a Therapeutic Vaccine (ACIT-1) in Late Stage Cancer

This study which is in Phase 1 Clinical Trial evaluates four different doses of ACIT-1 for safety and for the ability to raise effective anti-cancer immune responses in patients with pancreatic and other late stage cancers. Approximately half of the patients will have pancreatic cancer and the other half will have other late stage cancers

https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03096093

Cancer Research
This site is useful because it provides thorough background information on cancer, causes of cancer, types of cancers and treatments

http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer/cancer-in-general

http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer

http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer/causes-of-cancer

http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer/cancer-in-general/treatment/immunotherapy/types/vaccines-to-treat-cancer?

Immunology.org
https://immunology.org/

Cancer.gov
www.cancer.gov

https://www.cancer.net/blog/podcasts/understanding-cancer-vaccines

www.nhs.uk

https://www.sitcancer.org/

www.cancer-vaccines.com

https://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/causes-prevention/vaccines-fact-sheet

https://www.macmillan.org.uk/cancerinformation/cancertreatment/treatmenttypes/biologicaltherapies/vaccines.aspx

CVCT at the Charities Commission