High IL-17-positive tumor immune cell infiltration is indicative for chemosensitivity of ovarian carcinoma

@article{Droeser2013HighIT,
  title={High IL-17-positive tumor immune cell infiltration is indicative for chemosensitivity of ovarian carcinoma},
  author={Raoul A. Droeser and Uwe Gueth and Serenella Eppenberger-Castori and Sylvia Stadlmann and Christian Hirt and Luigi Maria Terracciano and Gad Singer},
  journal={Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology},
  year={2013},
  volume={139},
  pages={1295-1302}
}
Ovarian carcinoma in most instances is diagnosed in an advanced stage which cannot be cured by surgical tumor debulking alone. Standard adjuvant chemotherapy usually follows surgical procedures. Yet, few reliable predictive tissue markers exist for the response of ovarian carcinoma to chemotherapy. In this study, we evaluated the predictive value of IL-17… CONTINUE READING