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How tumor cells evade the immune defense

Study led by the University of Bonn might help to improve modern therapeutic approachesCredit: © Barbara Frommann/Uni Bonn Scientists are increasingly trying to use the body's own immune system to fight cancer. A new study by the

Assembly within the tumor center

Number of macrophages in tumor tissue enables prognosis of lung tumor progressionCredit: MPI for Heart and Lung Research Both in the periphery and the center of lung tumors, characteristic accumulations of certain white blood

New drug targets for lethal brain cancer discovered

Researchers engineered a new mouse model for studying glioblastoma, the most aggressive type of brain cancer More than 200 genes with novel and known roles in glioblastoma - the most aggressive type of brain cancer - offer promising new…