Journal of Clinical and Cellular Immunology

Journal of Clinical and Cellular Immunology
Open Access

ISSN: 2155-9899

+44 1223 790975

Steve H Thorne

Steve H Thorne

Steve H Thorne
Department of Immunology, Hillman Cancer Center
University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute , USA


Steve H Thorne is an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Surgery and Immunology at the University of Pittsburgh and a member of the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute. He obtained his BSc degree in Biochemistry from Oxford University and his PhD in Microbiology from Imperial College London. He has studied as a Research Associate at Cancer Research UK London and at Stanford University California. He is an Alliance of Cancer Gene Therapy Fellow and has received the Hillman Fellowship for Innovative Cancer Research. He has over 40 peerreviewed publications and is a reviewer for several Journals.

Research Interest

Therapeutic oncolytic vaccinia viruses
Immune cell and vaccine therapies of cancer
External modulation of therapeutic genes
Immune modulation of the tumor microenvironment
Systemic immune suppression in cancer patients
Non-invasive imaging of cancer and response to therapy