Gastrointestinal cancer stem cells as targets for innovative immunotherapy
Mihaela Chivu-Economescu, Laura G Necula, Lilia Matei, Denisa Laura Dragu, Ana I Neagu, Irina Alexiu, Coralia Bleotu, Carmen Cristina Diaconu, Department of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Stefan S. Nicolau Institute of Virology, Bucharest 030304, Romania
Laura G Necula, Nicolae Cajal Institute, Titu Maiorescu University, Bucharest 040441, Romania
Author contributions: All authors equally contributed to this paper with conception and design of the study, literature review and analysis, drafting and critical revision and editing, and final approval of the final version.
Supported by the Romanian National Authority for Scientific Research and Innovation, CNCS– UEFISCDI, No. PN-III-P4-ID-PCCF2016-0158.
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Corresponding author: Mihaela Chivu-Economescu, PhD, Senior Researcher, Department of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Stefan S Nicolau Institute of Virology, 285 Mihai Bravu Ave, Bucharest 030304, Romania. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: December 13, 2019
Peer-review started: December 13, 2019
First decision: January 16, 2020
Revised: January 22, 2020
Accepted: March 14, 2020
Article in press: March 14, 2020
Published online: April 14, 2020