Combining immunotherapy and radiation therapy for small cell lung cancer and thymic tumors.

Abstract

Recent work with immunotherapy has shown promising results with treatment of several solid malignancies, and there are several reports of good systemic responses with the combination of immunotherapy and radiation therapy (RT), most notably in advanced melanoma. Given the rapid increase in the use of checkpoint blockade as well as anti-tumor vaccines, we… (More)
DOI: 10.21037/tlcr.2017.03.04

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@article{Patel2017CombiningIA, title={Combining immunotherapy and radiation therapy for small cell lung cancer and thymic tumors.}, author={Suchit H. Patel and Andreas Rimner and Roger B. Cohen}, journal={Translational lung cancer research}, year={2017}, volume={6 2}, pages={186-195} }