Does cancer cell-expressed SLAMF7 impact on CD47-mediated phagocytosis?

Renee Bouwstra*, Tom van Meerten, Edwin Bremer

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Innate immune checkpoint CD47 has emerged as a prominent target for cancer immunotherapy and defining biomarkers predictive of response will be a crucial step towards clinical implementation. Hereto, we investigated the importance of a previously reported requisite for SLAM family member 7(SLAMF7) expression on cancer cell phagocytosis for effective CD47 antibody therapy.

Original languageEnglish
Article number1600349
Number of pages3
JournalMolecular and Cellular Oncology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1-Jan-2019


  • CD47
  • phagocytosis
  • SLAMF7

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