Cancer Control Journal

This peer-reviewed journal contains articles on the spectrum of actions and approaches needed to reduce the impact of human malignancy.


January 2013 | Volume 20, Number 1

From Bench to Bedside: Bringing Immunotherapy Into the Clinic


From Bench to Bedside: Bringing Immunotherapy Into the Clinic (PDF file: 53 MB)
Steven Eric Finkelstein, MD



Building on Sipuleucel-T for Immunologic Treatment of Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (PDF file: 255 MB)
            Neal D. Shore, MD, FACS, Constantine A. Mantz, MD, Daniel E. Dosoretz, MD, Eduardo Fernandez, MD, PhD, Francisco A. Myslicki, BA, Candice McCoy, MD, Steven Eric Finkelstein, MD, and Mayer N. Fishman, MD, PhD


Immunotherapy Strategies in the Treatment of Breast Cancer (PDF file: 106 MB)
            Hatem Soliman, MD


Beyond the Standard of Care: A Review of Novel Immunotherapy Trials for the Treatment of Lung Cancer (PDF file: 152 MB)
            Richard D. Hall, MD, Jhanelle E. Gray, MD, and Alberto A. Chiappori, MD

Immunotherapy for Gastrointestinal Malignancies (PDF file: 217 MB)
            Paul G. Toomey, MD, Nasreen A. Vohra, MD, Tomar Ghansah, PhD, Amod A. Sarnaik, MD, and Shari A. Pilon-Thomas, PhD
Current Status of Immunotherapy and Gene Therapy for High-Grade Gliomas (PDF file:115 MB)
            James C. Marsh, MD, Justin Goldfarb, MD, Timothy D. Shafman, MD, and Aidnag Z. Diaz, MD, MPH
Developing Strategies in the Immunotherapy of Leukemias (PDF file: 152 MB)
            Jason B. Brayer, MD, PhD, and Javier Pinilla-Ibarz, MD, PhD

The New Golden Era for Radioimmunotherapy: Not Just for Lymphomas Anymore (PDF file: 156 MB)
            Michael B. Tomblyn, MD, MS, Michael J. Katin, MD, and Paul E. Wallner, DO


Letter From the Editor (PDF file: 53 MB)

Ten Best Readings Relating to Cancer Immunotherapy (PDF file: 60 MB)

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 About the art in this issue:

Nick Patten grew up in Troy, New York. After receiving a degree in Fine Arts, he moved to New York City, where he studied drawing and painting. Eventually, he decided to paint full time. Today he lives in New York’s Hudson valley, where he now paints in a private studio. His work has been featured in many exhibits, juried shows, publications, and public collections, including the New York Public Library. His realistic paintings convey a quiet drama to everyday scenes.


The artwork featured in this issue has been provided courtesy of The Harrison Gallery in Massachusetts. More information about the artist and additional artwork is available at


Winter Barn. Oil on panel, 36 × 24″.


Table of Contents:
3 Bottles in Light. Oil on panel, 24″ × 36″.
Gossamer View. Oil on panel, 24″ × 36″.
A Day Like This One. Oil on panel, 40″ × 50″.
In the Air. Oil on panel, 11″ × 14″.
Lamp & Pillow. Oil on panel, 22″ × 28″.
Lingering. Oil on panel, 11″ × 14″.
Interior With Still Life. Oil on panel, 24″ × 36″.