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The More Immune Cells a Tumor Can Recruit, the Faster It Grows

News   Jun 04, 2019 | Original story from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

 
The More Immune Cells a Tumor Can Recruit, the Faster It Grows

David H. Gutmann, MD, PhD, and colleagues at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis studying brain tumors in mice discovered that tumors grow most rapidly if they can enlist the aid of immune cells. The findings suggest that therapies targeting immune cells could potentially treat some kinds of brain tumors. Credit: Washington University

 
 
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