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Tumor Escape MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Tumor Escape
Tree Number(s)
G12.900
Unique ID
D019139
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019139
Annotation
entry term IMMUNE EVASION, TUMOR: IMMUNE EVASION is also available
Scope Note
The ability of tumors to evade destruction by the IMMUNE SYSTEM. Theories concerning possible mechanisms by which this takes place involve both cellular immunity (IMMUNITY, CELLULAR) and humoral immunity (ANTIBODY FORMATION), and also costimulatory pathways related to CD28 ANTIGENS and B7-1 ANTIGEN.
Entry Term(s)
Immune Escape, Tumor
Immune Evasion, Tumor
Tumor Immune Evasion
See Also
Antigenic Modulation
Immune Tolerance
Public MeSH Note
96
History Note
96
Date Established
1996/01/01
Date of Entry
1995/06/05
Revision Date
2020/02/05
Tumor Escape Preferred
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