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Prostate cancer bone metastases thwart immunotherapy by producing TGF-β

19:00 EST 13 Nov 2019 | AAAS

(University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center) Prostate cancer that spreads to the bone triggers the destruction of bone tissue that thwarts the effectiveness of immune checkpoint inhibitors. Research points to anti-CTLA-4 and anti-TGF-B combination to protect T cells.

Original Article: Prostate cancer bone metastases thwart immunotherapy by producing TGF-β

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