Cancer Exports Molecular ‘Saboteurs’ to Remotely Disarm Immune System

Al's Comment:

 This may be the missing link in understanding how the immune system fights cancer and why checkpoint inhibitors do not allwas work.  Excellent research and I hope someone tests this in brain tumors.


Posted on: 05/09/2019

Cancer Exports Molecular ‘Saboteurs’ to Remotely Disarm Immune System
Immunotherapy drugs known as checkpoint inhibitors have revolutionized cancer treatment: many patients with malignancies that until recently would have been considered untreatable are experiencing long-term remissions. But the majority of patients don’t respond to these drugs, and they work far better in some cancers than others, for reasons that have befuddled scientists. Now, UC San...

Read in Science & Technology Research News: https://apple.news/AxrPfpVRmSkSF4nMJYiakGQ

 


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