Prostaglandins in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck: a preliminary study.

Abstract

It has already been demonstrated in human and animal systems that PGE2 is a suppressor signal for many immune functions. These include T-lymphocyte blastogenesis, natural killer cell activity, and cytolytic T-lymphocyte activity. These functions are important for destruction of tumor cells. Conceivably, suppression of these functions by excessive PGE2… (More)

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